Session 36:
Transitions from Adolescence to Adulthood

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Gardner
3rd Floor

Chair: Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Gary Sandefur, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  1. When Reality Sinks In: The Shifting Perceptions of AdulthoodJanel E. Benson, University of Pennsylvania; Frank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Adolescent Relationships in the Transition to AdulthoodKelly Raley, University of Texas at Austin; Sarah R. Crissey, University of Texas at Austin; Chandra Muller, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Positive Outcomes from Poor Starts: Predictors of Dropping Back InLaura Hill, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC); Christopher Jepsen, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

  4. Converging Patterns to Emerging Adulthood? Australia and the U.S. in Comparative PerspectiveAnn Evans, Australian National University

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