How Marriage/Romance, Parenting, Education, and Work Are Different for Emerging Adults

  • Christopher Salvatore


Changes in marriage, parenthood, education, and employment have had a marked influence on the development on emerging adulthood as a distinct stage of the life course. Each of these factors are examined from a historical perspective, as well as how changes have altered the nature of young adulthood. A discussion of how each works for emerging adults is presented.


Education Emerging adulthood Employment Marriage Parenthood Adulthood Young adulthood 


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  • Christopher Salvatore
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  1. 1.Montclair State UniversityMontclairUSA

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