aim of future research would be to study the impact of person variables, such as locus of control or sensation seeking, which are known to influence how individuals approach contexts.
This chapter is based on comments presented at a conference entitled, "Impact of Social Context on Adolescent Trajectories," held at the Pennsylvania State University in October 1992, and sponsored by the Program for Policy, Research, and Intervention for Development in Early Adolescence. The work on this chapter was supported, in part, by a grant from the German Research Council (Si 296/14-1,2).
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