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Adolescence

Definition of the noun adolescence

What does adolescence mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: adolescences

  1. the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood
    • lexical domain: Time - nouns denoting time and temporal relations
    • more generic term: time of life = a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
    • part of: youth = the time of life between childhood and maturity
    • parts:
  2. in the state that someone is in between puberty and adulthood

Alternative definition of the noun adolescence

noun

  1. The transitional period of physical and psychological development between childhood and maturity.

Music

  1. "Adolescence" is a composition.
  2. "Adolescence" is a composition.
  3. "Adolescence" is a composition.

Writings

  1. "Adolescence" is a book by Laurence Steinberg.
    • subjects: Developmental psychology, Psychology
  2. "Adolescence" is a book by G. Stanley Hall.
    • also known as "Adolescence; its psychology and its relations to physiology, anthropology, sociology, sex, crime, religion and education"
    • subjects: Family, Human sexuality, Sex education, Social science, Marriage, Adolescence
  3. "Adolescence" is a book by David R. Boorer.
    • also known as "Adolescence: a select bibliography"
  4. "Adolescence" is a book by Cyril Stanley Smith.
    • also known as "Adolescence: an introduction to the problems of order and the opportunities for continuity presented by adolescence in Britain"
  5. "Adolescence" is a book by Irene Milliken Josselyn.
    • also known as "Adolescence; a report published under the auspices of the Joint Commission on Mental Health of Children"

There are many other writings with this title.

Films

  1. "Adolescence" a.k.a. "Stolen Paradise" also released as Adolescence is a 1940 youth film directed by Louis J. Gasnier and filmed in and around Coral Gables, Florida. Eleanor Hunt was married to producer George A. Hirliman.
  2. "Adolescence" is a 1966 French short documentary film directed by Marin Karmitz. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.
  3. "Adolescence" is a short film, directed by Je Chang-Gyu.
    • country: South Korea
    • language: Korean Language
    • genres: East Asian cinema, World cinema

Artwork

"Adolescence" is an artwork (brass) by Boris Lovet-Lorski, begun in (86 years ago).

  • media: brass

Printed books with definitions for Adolescence

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Google previewEssentials of Educational Psychology, 3rd Edition (2002)

by J.C. Aggarwal

'According to him, “Adolescence is a new birth, for the higher and more completely human traits are now born... Development is less gradual and more saltatory, suggestive of some ancient period of storm and stress when old moorings were ...

Google previewThe International Journal of Indian Psychology, Volume 4, Issue 1, No. 69 (2016)

by IJIP.In

Adolescence is an important period.

Adolescence is a transitional period during any transitional period the individuals status is vague & there is confusion about the...

Adolescence is the time of unrealism.

Google previewGrowing Beyond Our Genetics (2007)

Adolescence and Beyond by Paula M. Potter

Adolescence is a troubling, mystifying period of life: a period of challenge and change. Adolescence...

Adolescence is an age of experimentation, discovery and maturation: exploration and growth physically, mentally and spiritually. It is that ...

Google previewGood Practice in Risk Assessment and Risk Management 2 (1997)

Protection, Rights and Responsibilities by Hazel Kemshall, Jacki Pritchard

Adolescence is a period of rapid change: psychologically, physically, socially and, often, environmentally. The belief that adolescence is a time of storm and stress has been challenged (Rutter 1989, Coleman and Hendry 1989)...

Google previewLike Dew Your Youth (1994)

Growing Up with Your Teenager by Eugene H. Peterson

But adolescence is a gift, God's gift, and it must not be squandered in complaints or stoic resistance. There is a strong Christian conviction, substantiated by centuries of devout thinking and faithful living, that everything given to us in our bodies ...

Google previewTabbner's Nursing Care (2008)

Theory and Practice by Rita Funnell, Gabby Koutoukidis, Karen Lawrence

Adolescence is the period in the lifespan where the individual, previously reliant on parents and carers for values and...

Adolescence is a stage of development characterised by sudden physical changes and social and emotional maturing.

Google previewSubstance Abuse (2014)

Inpatient and Outpatient Management for Every Clinician by Alan David Kaye, Nalini Vadivelu, Richard D. Urman

Adolescence is a progression of human development period.

Google previewThe developing human brain

Department of Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles , CA, USA 2 Brain Research Institute, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA Adolescence is a developmental period characterized by ...

Google previewAdolescent Suicide (2014)

Recognition, Treatment, and Prevention by Barry Garfinkel

Adolescence is a time of reconciling a need for autonomy and intimacy in peer relations with the previous reliance on family for affirmation and need gratification . Consequently, the typical adolescent is in the midst of a change in social support ...

Google previewSmoking-Related Health Issues (2014)

by Joan Esherick

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewSuicide & Self-Destructive Behaviors (2014)

by Joan Esherick

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewFitness & Nutrition (2014)

by Christopher Hovius

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewDental Care (2014)

by Autumn Libal

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewHealth Implications of Cosmetic Surgery, Makeovers, & Body Alterations (2014)

by Autumn Libal

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewEducation Psychology (2009)

by Jafar Mahmud

Adolescence is the period between childhood and adulthood. It is the most impressionable...

Adolescence is a period f storm and stress, and of instability, not only of imagination but of emotions, impulses and interests. The development of sex ...

Google previewDrug- & Alcohol-Related Health Issues (2014)

by Joan Esherick

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewSleep Deprivation & Its Consequences (2014)

by Joan Esherick

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewCoping with Moods (2014)

by Jean Ford

Growth and development during adolescence is a multifaceted process involving every aspect of your being.

Google previewKaplan & Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry (2007)

Behavioral Sciences/clinical Psychiatry by Benjamin J. Sadock, Harold I. Kaplan, Virginia A. Sadock

Adolescence is a transitional period in which peer relationships deepen, autonomy in decision-making grows, and...

Adolescence is the time to bond with peers, experiment with new beliefs and styles, fall in love for the first time, and explore ...

Google previewSexually Transmitted Infections (2011)

Diagnosis, Management, and Treatment by Jonathan Zenilman, Mohsen Shahmanesh

Adolescence is a period of transition with significant physical, cognitive, and psychosocial growth and development. Although this young stage of life is considered the peak of health and well-being, 15- to 24-year-olds have the highest ...

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Adolescence is the stage between infancy and adultery.
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Scrabble value of A1D2O1L1E1S1C3E1N1C3E1

The value of this 11-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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