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Emerging adulthood is a period of change and discovery in which young people are able to explore themselves and their world. In particular, Arnett (2000) has suggested that emerging adulthood is a period of identity exploration. Thus, young people, between the ages of 18-25 are at a critical stage of personal development. Recent research suggests that parents and religion are among the factors that contribute to their development (Willoughby et al., in press; Roestet al. 2009; Ebstyne, 2003).
The Annual Mary Lou Fulton Mentored Research Conference showcases some of the best student research from the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences. The mentored learning program encourages undergraduate students to participate in hands-on and practical research under the direction of a faculty member. Students create these posters as an aide in presenting the results of their research to the public, faculty, and their peers.
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Rogers, Adam E.; Hendricks, Justin; and Nelson, Larry, "Conflicting Influences: A study of emerging adults and their mothers’ marriage attitudes." (2010). FHSS Mentored Research Conference. 23.
Family, Home, and Social Sciences
© 2010, Adam E Rogers, et al.;
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