Social Issues


Subtopic 1: Physical Development & Life Planning.

STAGE 1: The attainment of the stage of early adulthood is marked by the cessation of physical growth at about that time. In my own personal experience, this developmental milestone has profound consequences: I realized that I had achieved the fullness of my adult height. Indeed, one is confronted with certain physical constants, such as height and bone structure, that will be with one for the remainder of one’s life. The growth spurt has come to an end, and with it the active, eager metabolism of the maturing adolescent.