Schneider, Barbara

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SCHNEIDER, Barbara. American. Genres: Human relations/Parenting. Career: School of Education, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, associate dean for research and development, assistant professor; University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, professor of sociology, 1991-; National Opinion Research Center (NORC), senior social scientist, 1991-. Codirector, Alfred P. Sloan Center on Working Families at the University of Chicago and NORC, 1991-. Publications: (with D. Stevenson) The Rising Ambitious Generation: America's Teenagers, Motivated but Directionless, 1999; (with M. Csikszentmihalyi) Becoming Adult: How Teenagers Prepare for the World of Work, 2000. EDITOR: (with J.S. Coleman) Parents, Their Children, and Schools, 1993; (with P.W. Cookson, Jr.) Transforming Schools, 1995; (with J.S. Coleman) Redesigning American Education, 1997; (with K. Borman) The Adolescent Years: Social Influences and Educational Challenges, 1998. Address: National Opinion Research Center, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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