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Child Development Exam ch. 15

They develop the capacity for abstract, systematic, scientific thinking. They no longer require concrete things or events as objects of thought.
What is true about a person in Piaget's formal period of operation?
Contributes to adolescent risk taking by reducing teenagers's sense of vulnerability.
What does the personal fable contribute to?
Authoritative parenting
Which of the four parenting styles is associated with superior school performance?
It is affected by parents. Parent-child vocational similarity is partly a function of similarity in personality, intellectual abilities, and--especially--educational attainment
What is true about adolescent career behavior?