Developmental Psychology Products

  • Family Language Policies in a Multilingual World

    Opportunities, Challenges, and Consequences

    Edited by John Macalister, Seyed Hadi Mirvahedi

    Through case studies from around the world, this book illustrates the opportunities and challenges facing families negotiating the issues of language maintenance and language learning in the home. Every family living in a bi/multilingual environment faces the question of what language(s) to speak…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10 
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Early Word-learning in Mandarin and Cantonese

    Different Words for Different Worlds

    By Twila Z. Tardif

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • International Handbook of Positive Aging

    Edited by Rachael Elizabeth Docking, Jennifer Stock

    Our increasingly aging population will have a considerable impact on society and policy development is required. This book focuses on positive aging, based on research conducted by the new Centre for Positive Ageing within the University of Greenwich in collaboration with NHS partners, service…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Black Adolescent Development

    By Stephanie I Coard

    Blacks represent the largest non-white, ethnic minority group in American society, and adolescents constitute a significant proportion of this population. Despite this fact, the attention devoted to the life experiences and development of Black adolescents by educators and researchers has been…

    Paperback – 2016-12-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Poetry Out Loud and Learning to Read

    By Kate Prentice, Usha Claire Goswami

    The profile of poetry aloud is rising due to recent changes in the National Curriculum and the popularity of recitation competitions. This unique book explores the connection between poetry and literacy development through current psychological theory. Taking an experimental perspective, it covers…

    Paperback – 2016-12-31 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Procreation, Parenthood, and Educational Rights

    Ethical and Philosophical Issues

    Edited by Jaime Ahlberg, Michael Cholbi

    Procreation, Parenthood, and Educational Rights explores important issues at the nexus of two burgeoning areas within moral and social philosophy: procreative ethics and parental rights. Surprisingly, there has been comparatively little scholarly engagement across these subdisciplinary boundaries,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Children, Adolescents, and Media

    The future of research and action

    Edited by Dafna Lemish, Amy Jordan, Vicky Rideout

    Bringing together the leading researchers on children, adolescents, and the media, this books offers their cutting-edge, ‘big picture’ ideas for the future of research and scholarship in the field. Individual chapters focus on topics such as the role of big data in media research, digital literacy,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Children's Rights

    Global and Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Martin D. Ruck, Michele Petersen-Badali, Michael Freeman

    While the notion of young people as individuals worthy or capable of having rights is of relatively recent origin, over the past several decades there has been a substantial increase in both social and political commitment to children’s rights as well as a tendency to grant young people some of the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press

  • The Adolescent Brain

    Changes in learning, decision-making and social relations

    By Eveline A. Crone

    In recent years there have been tremendous advances in understanding how brain development underlies behavioural changes in adolescence. Based on the latest discoveries in the research field, Eveline Crone examines changes in learning, emotions, face processing and social relationships in relation…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Gender

    Psychological Perspectives, Seventh Edition

    By Linda Brannon

    Gender: Psychological Perspectives synthesizes the latest research on gender to help students think critically about the differences between research findings and stereotypes, provoking them to examine and revise their own preconceptions. The text examines the behavioral, biological, and social…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Intervention

    Working with families of young children with special needs

    Edited by Hanan Sukkar, Carl J. Dunst, Jane Kirkby

    Early childhood is considered a critical but often vulnerable period in a child’s development where early identification and intervention can be crucial for improving children’s developmental outcomes. Systems and family-centred perspectives are vital to support families and build their capacities…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge
    Evolving Families

  • Positive Youth Development in Global Contexts of Social and Economic Change

    Edited by Anne C. Petersen, Frosso Motti, Silvia H. Koller, Suman Verma

    The youth of the world are our most important assets. When youth develop positively, they have the power to benefit themselves, their families, communities, and societies. These tremendous benefits accrue for many generations, so investments in youth represent a highly cost-effective opportunity…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 
    Psychology Press

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