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Young People's Understanding of Society (Hardcover) (Adrian Furnham)

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First published in 1991, this book represents the first wide-ranging review of young people’s understanding of the social world and the functioning of society. Taking a social cognitive view of adolescence, it focuses on the processes by which young people learn to understand other people’s thoughts, emotions, intentions and behaviour. Concentrating on the social world of politics, economics, work, gender and religion, the authors cover such issues as: politics and government; work and unemployment; law and legislative matters; religion; marriage and the family; social class; and racial and ethnic differences. This work will be of interest to students of sociology and psychology.

Number of Pages: 215
Genre: Psychology, Social Science
Sub-Genre: General, Sociology / General, Psychotherapy / Child + Adolescent, Developmental / Adolescent
Series Title: Routledge Revivals
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Adrian Furnham
Language: English
Street Date: January 4, 2016
TCIN: 51214122
UPC: 9781138641983
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-8770
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