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Distinguished University Professor of Psychology at Temple University, Laurence Steinberg is one of the world’s leading experts on adolescence. A Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Psychological Association, and the Association for Psychological Science, he is the author of more than 350 articles and essays on growth and development during the teenage years, and the author or editor of 17 books. He has been a featured guest on numerous television programs, including CBS Morning NewsTodayGood Morning America, and The Oprah Winfrey Show. In Age of Opportunity, Steinberg mines innovative research to explain how the plasticity of the adolescent brain, rivaling that of years 0 through 3, suggests new strategies for instilling self-control.

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Date:
September 22, 2014
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Unnamed Organizer
Phone:
215-567-4341

Venue

Central Library
1901 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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