Older Option 1Popular Press Book Report Assignment
BOOK REPORT ASSIGNMENT:
For this assignment must read ODD GIRL OUT: The hidden culture of aggression in girls, by: Rachel Simmons
and write a report that deals with the following:
1. Write a 2 to 3 pararagraph summary of the book. Do not copy the book jacket or a website article.
2. Offer a critique of the book addressing the following:-how is adolescence portrayed-what kind of research is talked about-is that research backed up with actual citations or just alluded to-what does that mean in terms of whether you can consider the information in the book to be accurate?
3. How does the information presented in the book agree/disagree with what our text has to say about nature of development, the self, identity and moral development. Make specific connections to this information.
4. Do you agree with the major claims presented in this book? Why or why not?
5. In what ways did you feel this book had useful information?
6. Who would benefit from reading this book? Why?
This report needs to be typed, double-spaced, in average size font(10 to 12), with one inch margins. All references must be cited in APA format.
Thank you ( this class is an Adolescent Psychology class)