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Positive Youth Development: Theory, Research, and Applications†
This chapter describes positive youth development (PYD) as an emerging arena of applied developmental science. We show how PYD is both rooted in the theoretical traditions of developmental
Apprenticeship for Adulthood. Preparing Youth for the Future.
As America's need for productive workers increases, Hamilton explains how apprenticeship would exploit workplaces as learning environments, helping young people to make the crucial connections
Principles for Youth Development
1. A natural process. Youth development has traditionally and is still most widely used to mean a natural process: the growing capacity of a young person to understand and act on the environment. In
Excise Taxes with Multiproduct Transactions
I examine excise taxes levied on multiproduct retailers. Excise taxes reduce equilibrium output and decrease equilibrium product variety in the short run, but taxes can raise output per product in
Positive Youth Development So Far Core Hypotheses and Their Implications for Policy and Practice 1
emerged as an approach among practitioners working with youth, when they saw the benefits of using strength-based models with children and adolescents. As often happens, this work in the practitioner