Positive Youth Development

Edited by

  • Richard Lerner
  • Jacqueline Lerner
  • Janette B. Benson, Morgridge College of Education and Department of Psychology, University of Denver, CO, USA

Each chapter provides in-depth discussions and this volume serves as an invaluable resource for Developmental or educational psychology researchers, scholars, and students.

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Audience

Developmental or educational psychology researchers, scholars, and students.

 

Book information

  • Published: September 2011
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-386492-5


Table of Contents

1. Research and Applications for Promoting Thriving in Adolescence: A View of the Issues -Richard M. Lerner

2. Youth Activity Involvement and Positive Youth Development - Megan K. Kiely Mueller

3. Intentional Self Regulation and Positive Youth Development - Christopher M. Napolitano

4. School Engagement and Positive Youth Development - Yibing Li

5. Civic Engagement and Positive Youth Development - Jonathan Zaff

6. Motivation and Positive Youth Development - Reed W. Larson

7. Youth Purpose and Positive Youth Development - Jennifer Menon Mariano

8. Spirituality, Religiosity, and Youth Thriving - Pamela Ebstyne King

9. Media and Positive Youth Development - Michelle J. Boyd

10. Developmental Assets and Positive Youth Development - Peter L. Benson

11. Hope and Positive Youth Development - Kristina L. Schmid

12. Methods in the Study of Positive Youth Development - Alexander von Eye

13. Positive Youth Development as a Frame for the Design of a Youth Educational Curriculum - Kristine Baber