Sökning: "adolescence"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 374 avhandlingar innehållade ordet adolescence.

  1. 1. The rhythm of adolescence : morningness-eveningness and adjustment from a developmental perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Författare :Anna-Karin Andersson [Andershed]; Margaret Kerr; Mats Gillberg; [2001]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; morningness-Eveningness; circadian rhytmicity; sleep-wake; adolescence; development; social adjustment; school adjustment; family relations; risk; delinquency; impulsiveness; sensation-seeking; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Sammanfattning : In recent developmental research, sleep-wake patterns and preferences, in other words Morningness-Eveningness, have been shown to be related to various kinds of problem behavior. Previous research on adolescents has demonstrated that individuals with a sleep-wake preference toward staying up late in the evening and arising late in the morning (i.e. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Cancer during Adolescence Coping Shortly after Diagnosis and Psychosocial Function during the Acute and Extended Phase of Survival

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Gunn Engvall; Louise von Essen; Gustaf Ljungman; Elisabet Mattsson; Gerd Ahlström; [2011]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adolescents; cancer; coping; psychosocial; consequences; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicin; Medicine;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis coping shortly after diagnosis and psychosocial function during the acute and extended phase of survival was investigated for individuals struck by cancer during adolescence. Sixty-one participants were recruited and data were collected from four to eight weeks (T1) up to four years (T7) after diagnosis. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Leisure in adolescence : youths' activity choices and why they are linked to problems for some and not others

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Författare :Andreas Persson; Margaret Kerr; Bonnie Barber; [2006]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; structured activities; unstructured activities; extracurricular activities; youth centers; parent relations; peer relations; delinquency; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Sammanfattning : Adolescents spend a great amount of time engaged in different leisure activities. Some of the activity choices they make can put them at risk for negative socialization. In particular, peer-oriented, unstructured activities such as hanging out on the streets or at neighborhood recreation centers have been linked to problem development. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Body Image in Early Adolescence

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Carolina Lunde; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Body Image; Body Esteem; Early Adolescence; Peer Victimization; Longitudinal; Gender Differences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with body image during a period in life marked by rapid physical and psychological change – early adolescence. Two empirical studies on early adolescents’ body esteem, a concept referring to the self-evaluative dimension of body image, are presented. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Children’s Peer Status and Their Adjustment in Adolescence and Adulthood Developmental issues in sociometric research

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Författare :Peter Zettergren; Lars R. Bergman; Thomas W. Farmer; [2007]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; sociometric peer status; classification; stability; cluster analysis; longitudinal; long-term adjustment; childhood; adolescence; adulthood; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; psykologi; Psychology;

    Sammanfattning : The present research intended to examine the relationship between childhood stable peer status and adjustment in midadolescence for both genders, and adjustment in early and middle adulthood for women. One-year stably peer rejected, popular, and average boys and girls were identified by an age 10 and age 11 sociometric classification procedure using positive nominations and rank-ordering. LÄS MER