There are no clear biological markers that indicate the experience of young adulthood, rather it is the period after adolescence, and the factors that are considered to make up young adulthood are heavily influenced by the particular culture and society and time period.
Explore the experience of young adulthood within a cultural context and compare and contrast that to what you have learned through course material.
Ideally the article should be no more than 10 years old.
Answer the following in your discussion:
Summarize the main points and findings in the article. (This should take 2-3 sentences)
What did the article specify or discuss regarding how this culture considers adulthood reached/achieved? Consider:
o Is there a particular event or experience that happens?
o Is it marked by an age?
o Is it the same for male and females?
Compare the article findings to information learned from chapter 8 in Ashford, LeCroy, & Williams and other course material. What are two similarities and two differences you observed?
As a future social worker, why is it important for you to understand when someone considers adulthood achieved?