Emerging adulthood.

After reading the links on, development, respond to the following prompts.

  1. In reflecting on the reading and you look back at your development in childhood, what was your attachment style like to your parents/caregivers? How does this affect the relationships that you have now?
  2. What are the contributions that parents offer to the development of social and emotional competence in children? Please relate this to you personally, how did you see this in your own life?
  3. Based on the reading, explain emerging adulthood. What kinds of variations in emerging adulthood do you expect to see in the U.S. in the next 10 years? Do YOU see differences in this with gender, ethnicity and social class? Please provide some further discussion.

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