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Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence
A girls first menstruation
An eating disorder that involves the relentless pursuit of thinness through starvation
An eating disorder in which the individual consistently follows a binge-and-purge pattern
Formal Operational Stage
Adolescents make up believe situations, abstract propositions, and events that are purely hypothetical, and can try to reason logically about them.
Involves adolescents belief that others are as interested in them as they themselves are, as well as attention-getting behavior motivated by a desire to be noticed, visible, and "on-stage"
The part of adolescent egocentrism that invovles an adolescent's sense of uniqueness and invicibility
The circumstance of moving from the top position in elementary school to the lowest position in middle or junior high school
A form of education that promotes social responsibility and service to the community