Emerging Adults in Transition

Newsflash: young people do not have much money! Okay, perhaps not the most ground-breaking finding ever, but it is one of the elements of emerging culture that Christian Smith and Patricia Snell mention in their summary of the cultural world of emerging adults (ages 18-23) early on in Souls in Transition. They admit that such […]

Souls in Transition

I have begun reading Christian Smith and Patricia Snell’s study of “emerging adults”, those in the 18-23 age group, titled Souls in Transition.  It is an extremely thorough study and already considered a must read for those who work with young people.  I plan to spend many posts here working through this book and trying […]