Elder, Glen H., Jr. (1995). Life Trajectories in Changing Societies.. Bandura, Albert (Ed.) (pp. 46-68). New York: Cambridge University Press.
The volume is structured around the central theme that youths' beliefs in their personal efficacy to manage life demands affect their psychological well-being, their accomplishments, and the direction their lives take. The various chapters analyze the diverse ways in which efficacy beliefs contribute to the selecton, construction, and management of environments in adaptation under rapidly changing societal conditions
Elder, Glen H., Jr.