Developmental Psychology Products

  • Cognitive Development from a Strategy Perspective

    A Festschrift for Robert Siegler

    Edited by Patrick Lemaire

    Cognitive Development from a Strategy Perspective recognises the outstanding scientific legacy of Robert S. Siegler as a pioneer of modern research on cognitive development throughout the lifespan. The volume presents a collection of essays written by leading scholars in the field, using…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06 
    Routledge
    Psychology Press Festschrift Series

  • Autonomy in Adolescent Development

    Towards Conceptual Clarity

    Edited by Bart Soenens, Maarten Vansteenkiste, Stijn Van Petegem

    Autonomy is a central feature of adolescent development, playing a key role in adolescents’ psychosocial adjustment. However, opinions differ about the nature and definition of autonomy and so important questions regarding the role of autonomy in adolescents’ development have remained unanswered.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Psychology Press
    Studies in Adolescent Development

  • The Boarding School Girls

    Developmental and Cultural Narratives

    By Soosan Latham, Roya Ferdows

    They were children. Put on a train in a strange land, they waved goodbye to a parent as they headed to an educational institution that, unbeknownst to them, was to become their new home. Separated from their loving families, they strived to meet the expectations of the grownups and, in some cases,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition

    By Camilla Gilmore, Silke Göbel, Matthew Inglis

    The last decade has seen a rapid growth in our understanding of mathematical learning and performance and an increased recognition of the importance of the topic. The book traces the development of mathematical skills from basic number concepts to mathematical proofs, emphasising the hierarchical…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • The Bronfenbrenner Primer

    A Guide to Develecology

    By Lawrence Shelton

    A Concise Introduction to Bronfenbrenner is the first text to provide a carefully structured, guided introduction to Urie Bronfenbrenner’s groundbreaking approach to developmental psychology. Examining human—particularly child—development within a broad environmental context, Bronfenbrenner’s…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Social Values and Moral Intuitions

    The World-Views of "Millennial" Young Adults

    By Gary S. Gregg

    Millennials have been stereotyped as both "entitled slackers" and "the next greatest generation." This study uses depth interviews to offer a scholarly and balanced account of young adults’ values and worldviews. It investigates their views on a wide range of issues, including religion, the economy…

    Paperback – 2017-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Teacher Expectations in Education

    By Christine Rubie-Davies

    The influence of teacher expectations on student outcomes is routinely explored by professors, administrators, teachers, researchers, journalists, and scholars. Written by a leading expert on teacher expectations, this book situates the topic within the broader context of educational psychology…

    Paperback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood

    Effective Practice and Policy

    By Alison Hadley

    This essential book provides a comprehensive compendium of the learning from the Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) in the UK, and considers how the lessons can be applied internationally. It sets out the rationale for prioritising teenage pregnancy and the evidence for what works both in helping…

    Paperback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Bullying

    A Social Influence Perspective

    Edited by Paul R. Nail, Joan B. Simon

    There was a time when bullying was regarded as a relatively innocuous issue—a normal part of growing up—but this is no longer the case. The magnitude of the problems that bullying can lead to is evidenced by the rising amount of professional literature on bullying, as well as recent cases of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-24 
    Routledge

  • Transforming Infant Wellbeing

    Research, policy and practice for the first 1001 critical days

    Edited by Penelope Leach

    Transforming Infant Wellbeing brings together science and policy to highlight the critical importance of the first 1001 days of infancy: the period from conception to the second birthday. Introduced and edited by Penelope Leach, who uniquely combines academic knowledge of infant development with…

    Paperback – 2017-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Logical Abilities in Children

    4 Volume Set

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Logical Abilities in Children (4 Volume set), was originally published between 1974 and 1976 to critical acclaim. Now available again as individual titles or a set of 4, the author draws on Piagetian theory to examine logical ability in children through to adolescence. The set will be interesting…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 1

    Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1974, a wide and interesting set of intellectual abilities in children are examined here. Volume 1 of 4 (Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism) converts an axiomatization of classes and asymmetrical relationships (proper…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

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