Thesis Papers: To what extent are the lives of adolescents and young adults shaped by parental and peer influences?

Thesis Papers: To what extent are the lives of adolescents and young adults shaped by parental and peer influences?

For this assignment you are to examine a topic of lifespan  development connecting research and life. Below is a list of topics from  which you are to select one for the Outline of the Final Paper and the  Final Paper. Make sure that the topic you select is different from the  topics you selected for the Week Two and Week Three assignments.

  • To what extent are the lives of adolescents and young adults shaped by parental and peer influences?
  • Why do we have a need to belong (to affiliate with others)?
  • How do our bodies and minds change from early to late adulthood?