Rites of passage are an important part of the tradition from childhood to adulthood in many cultures. Exploring some of the ways different cultures exercise this important ritual can help to expand your worldview.
In a one page essay, describe three rites of passage that different cultural groups use to mark the movement through puberty. Create a new rite of passage that might work in your own family or group to mark this developmental change. In all four of the rites of passage, be sure to (1) clearly identify the culture, (2) clearly identify the rite of passage, and (3) include a description of what the adolescent experiences.
For full credit, please address the information above in detail and ensure that your paper is at least one full page in length.
While not exact, we are moving toward APA format so papers should be double-spaced and in 12-point font.
Name, date and assignment information should be found on a separate title page, preceding the body of the paper.
Any cited sources (hint: your text) should be written on a separate resources page following the body of the work and titled “Resources”.
Child psychology rites of passage