COMPARE AND CONTRAST PAPER ASSIGNMENT

OVERVIEWYou will complete this assignment twice. Each time, you will choose one topic that is discussed in both Bringing Up Girls and Bringing Up Boys (i.e. parental influence, physiological differences, society’s influence, emotional or cognitive development, etc.). You will highlight the major differences and similarities between boys and girls regarding the topic you chose. You will also speak to the influence this topic will have on counseling parents and/or their children. The purpose of this assignment is to pinpoint the differences between boys and girls and explain why they are important considerations in counseling.

INSTRUCTIONSThis assignment should be 2–3 pages in length (not including a title page and references page) and should utilize the texts for this course and at least 2 outside sources (scholarly, peer-reviewed sources dated within the last five years) to support the content of the assignment. Using direct quotes should be avoided in paper of this length.