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Growing Up Asian American in Young Adult Fiction

Ymitri Mathison (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496815064
eISBN:
9781496815101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496815064.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Growing Up Asian American in Young Adult Fiction focuses on moving beyond stereotypes to examine how Asian American children and adolescents define their unique identities. For these kids, being or ... More


Epidemiology of music performance anxiety

Dianna T. Kenny

in The Psychology of Music Performance Anxiety

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199586141
eISBN:
9780191731129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586141.003.0030
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The first part of this chapter addresses the following questions: How common is music performance anxiety? Does it occur with equal frequencies among male and female performers; adult, adolescent, ... More


Troubled and troublesome teens: mothers’ and professionals’ understandings of parenting teenagers and teenage troubles

Harriet Churchill and Karen Clarke

in Family troubles?: Exploring changes and challenges in the family lives of children and young people

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447304432
eISBN:
9781447307884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447304432.003.0023
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter discusses a group parenting programme for families with adolescent children, and its evaluation based on professionals’ and parents’ perspectives. Such standardized programmes have ... More


Understanding adolescent grandchildren's influence on their grandparents

Alice Delerue Matos and Rita Borges Neves

in Contemporary grandparenting: Changing family relationships in global contexts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847429681
eISBN:
9781447307624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429681.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Grandparents have long been studied as agents of socialization and the mutually of the grandparent-grandchild influence has been overlooked. This chapter focuses the forgotten socialization agent of ... More


Sassy Girls and Hard-Hitting Boys: Dance Competition Culture and Gender

Karen Schupp

in Dance and Gender: An Evidence-Based Approach

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062662
eISBN:
9780813051956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062662.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Through participating in dance competitions, adolescent dancers can potentially learn valuable lessons about responsibility, teamwork, dealing with criticism, and performing under pressure. At the ... More


Assessing the mental health impact of the Omagh bombing

David Bolton

in Conflict, Peace and Mental Health: Addressing the Consequences of Conflict and Trauma in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780719090998
eISBN:
9781526128546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090998.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Following the Omagh bombing in August 1998, the local public health and social care services provider in Omagh undertook four major needs assessments in the local community. The experiences and ... More


Adolescents and Youth in India: Challenges and Opportunities

K.G. Santhya and Shireen J. Jejeebhoy

in Population and Reproductive Health in India: An Assessment of the Current Situation and Future Needs

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198096238
eISBN:
9780199082940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198096238.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter reviews programmes related to the sexual and reproductive health of young people,and assesses the extent to which their needs have been met. It highlights that access to quality ... More


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