The Resource Adolescent decision making : implications for prevention programs : summary of a workshop, Baruch Fischhoff, Nancy A. Crowell, Michele Kipke, editors ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine

Adolescent decision making : implications for prevention programs : summary of a workshop, Baruch Fischhoff, Nancy A. Crowell, Michele Kipke, editors ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine

Label
Adolescent decision making : implications for prevention programs : summary of a workshop
Title
Adolescent decision making
Title remainder
implications for prevention programs : summary of a workshop
Statement of responsibility
Baruch Fischhoff, Nancy A. Crowell, Michele Kipke, editors ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine
Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This report summarizes the discussions held at the workshop. It provides a brief overview of decision theory and how decision theory might be applied to adolescent behavior. The report next considers cognitive, social, affective, and institutional factors that may influence effective decision making. The role of the media is briefly explored, followed by information on several youth development and prevention programs. Finally, the report summarizes issues that were raised throughout the workshop that might be important to the design and implementation of programs for youth
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
153.8/3
Funding information
This study was supported by Contract No. HHS-100-97-0028 between the National Academy of Sciences and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the organizations or agencies that provided support for this project
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF724.3.D47
LC item number
A36 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • technical reports
Label
Adolescent decision making : implications for prevention programs : summary of a workshop, Baruch Fischhoff, Nancy A. Crowell, Michele Kipke, editors ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47011430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF file (ix, 21 pages))
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585305431
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35638813
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)47011430
  • pebcs0585305439

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