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Under pressure : confronting the epidemic of stress and anxiety in girls

Damour, Lisa, 1970-, author.

New York : Ballantine Books, [2019]

xxi, 261 pages ; 22 cm.

Research finds that the number of girls who said that they often felt nervous, worried, or fearful jumped 55% from 2009 to 2014 while the comparable number for adolescent boys has remained unchanged. The author looks at both the positive and the negative, toxic effects of stress and anxiety, and discusses ways in which adults can shield girls from the crippling stress of societal pressure. Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

978-0-399-18005-7 (hc ; alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-0-399-18005-7 (hc ; alk. paper)

Author:

Damour, Lisa, 1970-, author.

Title:

Under pressure : confronting the epidemic of stress and anxiety in girls / Lisa Damour, Ph.D.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

xxi, 261 pages ; 22 cm.

ContentType:

text rdacontent.

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia.

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volume rdacarrier.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-242) and index.

Summary:

Research finds that the number of girls who said that they often felt nervous, worried, or fearful jumped 55% from 2009 to 2014 while the comparable number for adolescent boys has remained unchanged. The author looks at both the positive and the negative, toxic effects of stress and anxiety, and discusses ways in which adults can shield girls from the crippling stress of societal pressure. Provided by publisher.

Subject:

Stress in adolescence.

Subject:

Anxiety in adolescence.

Subject:

Teenage girls--Psychology.

Subject:

Stress management.

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