ILOs Understand the general nature, purposes, and techniques of literature with a sense of its relationship to life and culture. Recognize a representative selection of literary works by major writers….
In this activity we will examine the concept of “emerging adulthood.” Listen to the interview with an expert on developmental psychology at https://video.search.yahoo.com/search/video?fr=mcafee&p=jeffrey+arnett+emerging+adulthood+interview#id=1&vid=5f1b97d3c2e8b1e752b24f554e2dfb15&action=click
Next, take the inventory at http://www.midss.org/sites/default/files/inventory_of_the_dimensions_of_emerging_adulthood.pdf
Read about emerging adulthood at http://www.jeffreyarnett.com/articles/Arnett_2007_Socialization_in_Emerging_Adulthood.pdf .
What do you think of Arnett’s ideas? If you agree, why? If you disagree, why? How does culture factor into this concept? You might want to talk to someone who has recently immigrated to the US about this concept.