The SAGE Handbook of Mentoring provides a scholarly, comprehensive and critical overview of mentoring theory, research and practice across the world. A team of internationally renowned and emerging contributors map out the key historical and contemporary research, before considering modern case study examples and future directions for the field. The chapters are organised into four parts: Part One: The Landscape of Mentoring Part Two: The Practice of Mentoring Part Three: The Context of Mentoring Part Four: Case Studies of Mentoring Around the Globe
Chapter 19: Mentoring Disadvantaged Youth
Mentoring Disadvantaged Youth
Young people who have adjusted well despite profound and persistent stress often attribute their success to the influence of a natural mentor, such as a special aunt, neighbor, or teacher. These assertions ...