- Subject index
The Handbook of Applied Developmental Science is the only work to comprehensively present the latest theory, research, and application from applied developmental science (ADS) and the positive psychology movement. It summarizes and synthesizes the best scientific knowledge from ADS to help readers understand the efforts being made around the world to ensure that all children and adolescents develop into healthy adults who contribute positively to society. The first resource to organize and integrate both the prevention and promotion approaches to programs and policies, the Handbook provides a detailed road map for future research and for actions that will promote positive child, youth, and family development.
Published in four topical volumes, Volume 1 describes the foundation of applied developmental science, its historical development, and current scientific and ...
Chapter 3: Processes of Risk and Resilience during Adolescence: Stress, Coping, and Stress Reactivity
Religiously Affiliated Colleges and Universities
There is a considerable range of variation in the philosophy and practice of the religious colleges conducted by various denominations, yet certain common characteristics can be identified.1 This chapter will
- note the range and types of religiously affiliated institutions of higher education,
- describe the goals and objectives that are common to the colleges ...