Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-143) and index.
|Statement||concluding report, Carnegie Council on Adolescent Development.|
|LC Classifications||HQ799.15 .C374 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||167 p. :|
|Number of Pages||167|
|LC Control Number||95037472|
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