Genderism is a cultural belief that perpetuates negative attitudes to transgender people who do not present as men or women according to traditional definitions of gender roles.Those who have this belief may perceive transgender individuals as pathological, which may induce psychological shame, and mental health risks on transgender people.
It also examines theoretical issues concerning the interrelationships between family quality of life, psychological well-being and risk behavior in adolescents.
Practically speaking, the findings can help youth workers appreciate the importance of family quality of life and positive youth development in shaping the personal well-being and risk behavior in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong. Family Quality of Life, Personal Well-Being, and Risk Behavior in Early Adolescents in Hong Kong: Related Phenomena and Research Gaps Ch 2.
A Longitudinal Study on Deliberate Self-Harm and Suicidal Behaviors Among Chinese Adolescents Ch 10. A sample of adolescents (N = 3,328 students at Wave 1) responded to a validated measure of delinquency on three occasions in their junior secondary school years.
Compensated Dating and Juvenile Prostitution in Early Adolescents in Hong Kong Ch 11. Prevalence findings showed that delinquent behavior was not prevalent, except in the areas of cheating, speaking foul language, damaging others' properties, and engaging in assault.
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