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4 August 2010

Are Young Adults Taking Too Long to Grow Up?

For the week of August 8th, 2010

Extended Adolescence in Young Adults

Guests: Doug Hartmann and Teresa Swartz, Associate Professors of Sociology at the University of Minnesota

Issues: Why kids are waiting to get married and leave the nest; Whether we should recognize a new phase of life between 20 and 30; Factors making extended adolescence the norm and not the exception; How parents can help their young adults through this new phase

Part 1

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Part 2

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