10 Gender Development in Adolescence

Individual Bases of Adolescent Development

II. Domains of Individual Development in Adolescence

  1. Nancy L. Galambos1,
  2. Sheri A. Berenbaum2,
  3. Susan M. McHale3

Published Online: 30 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479193.adlpsy001011

Handbook of Adolescent Psychology

Handbook of Adolescent Psychology

How to Cite

Galambos, N. L., Berenbaum, S. A. and McHale, S. M. 2009. Gender Development in Adolescence. Handbook of Adolescent Psychology. 1:II:10.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Alberta, Department of Psychology, Edmonton, Alberta

  2. 2

    The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Psychology, University Park, Pennsylvania

  3. 3

    Pennsylvania State University, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University Park, Pennsylvania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 OCT 2009


  • Gender Development in Adolescence
  • Age-Related Trends in Gender Differentiation Across Adolescence
  • The Content of Gender Development: Values Regarding Gender
  • Influences on Gender Development
  • Cognitive Influences
  • Socialization Influences
  • Influences on Gender Development: Summary
  • Summary and Integration
  • Understanding Gender Development in Adolescence


  • gender development;
  • gender differences;
  • gender intensification;
  • gender socialization;
  • gender-typing