Developmental Psychology Products

  • Couples Coping with Stress

    A Cross-Cultural Perspective

    Edited by Mariana K. Falconier, Ashley K. Randall, Guy Bodenmann

    This is the first book that reviews the latest research and clinical applications on how couples cope with stress around the globe. The role of cultural factors in couples’ stress and coping mechanisms in fourteen cultures is highlighted, providing a greater understanding of how these values affect…

    Paperback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge

  • Practical Research with Children

    Edited by Jess Prior, Jo Van Herwegen

    Practical Research with Children is designed to help the reader understand techniques for research with children, based on real world experience. The book describes a wide range of research methods, focusing equally on quantitative and qualitative approaches, and considers how different methods can…

    Paperback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge
    Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

  • Nervous Disorders and Religion

    A Study of Souls in the Making

    By John G. McKenzie

    Originally published in 1951, this title is a study in developmental psychology with special reference to the effect of various types of religion on mental health and religious experience. With instinct as a ‘disappearing category’ in the psychology of human nature, a new approach to the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Mastery Motivation in Early Childhood

    Development, Measurement and Social Processes

    Edited by David J. Messer

    All children possess a motive to ‘master’ the various tasks and problems that they face. Without mastery motivation, it is doubtful whether children would make progress in cognitive, social communicative and other domains. Although all children possess this motivation, it will vary according to…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Phonological Skills and Learning to Read

    By Usha Claire Goswami, Peter Bryant

    In this classic edition of their ground-breaking work, Usha Goswami and Peter Bryant revisit their influential theory about how phonological skills support the development of literacy. The book describes three causal factors which can account for children’s reading and spelling development:…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Working Memory Capacity

    Classic Edition

    By Nelson Cowan

    The idea of one's memory "filling up" is a humorous misconception of how memory in general is thought to work; it actually has no capacity limit. However, the idea of a "full brain" makes more sense with reference to working memory, which is the limited amount of information a person can hold…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Social Cognition

    Development Across the Life Span

    Edited by Jessica Sommerville, Jean Decety

    Paperback – 2016-05-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Nurturing Natures

    Attachment and Children's Emotional, Sociocultural and Brain Development, 2nd Edition

    By Graham Music

    The new edition of this bestselling book examines the essential research about children’s emotional development, with an expert balance of theory and clinical implications. Integrating the latest research from attachment theory, neuroscience, evolutionary theory and psychology, and with a new…

    Paperback – 2016-05-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Gerontology Research Methods

    Understanding successful ageing

    Edited by Leigh Riby

    Our understanding of the aging process is changing. As people in developed countries live longer lives through improved diet and better medical care, so a range of research methods has evolved that allows a more nuanced understanding of how we develop psychological and neurologically. Allied to…

    Paperback – 2016-04-15 
    Routledge
    Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

  • Morality and Emotion

    Edited by Sara Graça Da Silva

    Despite the many attempts to disentangle the relationship between morality and emotion, as is clear from the myriad of approaches that try to understand the nature and importance of their connection, the extent of this synergy remains rather controversial. The multidisciplinary framework of the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Reading, Writing and Dyslexia (Classic Edition)

    A Cognitive Analysis

    By Andrew W Ellis

    This is a classic edition of Andrew Ellis’ acclaimed introduction to the scientific study of reading, writing and dyslexia, which now includes a new introduction from the author. The book describes the remarkable skills of reading and writing – how we acquire them, how we exercise them as skilled…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Parents and Digital Technology

    How to Raise the Connected Generation

    By Suzie Hayman, John Coleman

    Children today are digital natives, growing up in an age where social media and online communication is the norm. This book is an indispensable guide for parents who may feel they are struggling to keep up, addressing the issues that young people and their families face in the world of modern…

    Paperback – 2016-04-04 
    Routledge

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