Becoming Adult: How Teenagers Prepare For The World Of Work by Mihaly CsikszentmihalyiBecoming Adult: How Teenagers Prepare For The World Of Work by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Becoming Adult: How Teenagers Prepare For The World Of Work

byMihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Barbara Schneider

Paperback | April 6, 2001

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How do young people envision their occupational futures? What do teenagers feel about their schooling and after-school work, and how do these experiences affect their passage to adult work? These are the questions that psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and sociologist Barbara Schneider posed in their five-year study of adolescents. The results provide an unprecedented window on society's future through which we can glimpse how today's youth are preparing themselves for the lives they will lead in the decades to come.
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi is professor of psychology and education at the University of Chicago. He is the author of a number of books, including the bestselling Flow, The Evolving Self, Creativity, and Being Adolescent. Barbara Schneider is co-director of the Alfred P. Sloan Center on Parents, Children, and Work, and is professor of soc...
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Title:Becoming Adult: How Teenagers Prepare For The World Of WorkFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.75 inPublished:April 6, 2001Publisher:Basic BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0465015417

ISBN - 13:9780465015412

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