Abstract and Keywords
This article begins with an overview of biological development based upon empirical research. The main focus of the article is the presentation of the major theoretical frameworks that have been employed to explain the processes involved in the psychological, cognitive, moral, social, and sexual development of the adolescent and empirical research findings where appropriate.
Keywords: adolescent development, adolescence, psychological development in adolescence, cognitive development in adolescence, moral development in adolescence, social development in adolescence, sexual development in adolescence, biological development in adolescence
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