Lost in Transition

Lost in Transition

The Dark Side of Emerging Adulthood

By Christian Smith; Kari Christoffersen; Hilary Davidson

Oxford University Press, USA, Hardcover, 9780199828029, 284pp.

Publication Date: September 2011

About the Author
Christian Smith is Professor and Associate Chair in the Department of Sociology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is the coauthor of "Divided By Faith: Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America "(2001, with Michael O. Emerson), and the author of "Christian America? What Evangelicals Really Want "(California, 2000) and "American Evangelicalism: Embattled and Thriving "(1998).

Hilary Davidson is the author of several novels of mystery and noir including "The Damage Done, The Next One to Fall, "and "Evil in All Its Disguises". Davidson won the Anthony Award for Best First Novel for "The Damage Done." The book also earned a Crimespree Award and was a finalist for the Arthur Ellis and Macavity awards. Davidson's widely acclaimed short stories have been featured in publications from "Ellery Queen" to "Thuglit", and in many anthologies. A Toronto-born travel journalist and the author of eighteen nonfiction books, she has lived in New York City since October 2001.