Adolescent Sleep Patterns: Biological, Social, and by Mary A. Carskadon

By Mary A. Carskadon

Children are one of the such a lot sleep disadvantaged populations in our society. This booklet explores the genesis and improvement of sleep styles at this section of the lifestyles span. It examines organic and cultural elements that impression sleep styles, provides hazards linked to loss of sleep, and divulges the results of environmental components corresponding to paintings and college schedules on sleep. This research will attract psychologists and sociologists of early life who've now not but thought of the $64000 position of sleep within the lives of our formative years.

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