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Teen Life in Latin America and the Caribbean (Teen Life around the World)

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • Social Science,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Life Stages - Adolescence,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Latin America,
  • Teenagers

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCynthia Margarita Tompkins (Editor), Kristen Sternberg (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10420108M
    ISBN 100313319324
    ISBN 109780313319327

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Get this from a library. Teen life in Latin America and the Caribbean. [Cynthia Tompkins; Kristen Sternberg;] -- Looks at what life is like for teens in fifteen Latin American and Caribbean countries, each with a country profile, a chronicle of a typical teenager's day.

Get this from a library. Teen life in Latin America and the Caribbean. [Cynthia Tompkins; Kristen Sternberg;] -- Teens in Latin America and the Caribbean generally face a difficult path to adulthood.

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