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  • 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

  • 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

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 3

    Reasoning in Adolescence: Deductive Inference

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1975, this volume (3 of 4) presents an expanded model of certain deductive abilities in children and adults. A partial explanation of the growth of these abilities was suggested in Volume 2 of this series, and it is amplified here, both with regard to propositional logic and…

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

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 4

    Reasoning and Concepts

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1976, this fourth and final volume in a series that met with critical acclaim is concerned with a certain kind of answer to the question "What distinguishes the concepts that are a natural part of human languages from those that are merely expressible in language?" The kind…

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

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 2

    Logical Inference: Underlying Operations

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1974, the second volume of four (Logical Inference: Underlying Operations) provides a process-model for the solution of certain syllogistic reasoning problems. Testable predictions of the model are easily derived, and the available evidence supports the model’s description…

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

  • Different Childhoods

    Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories

    Edited by Lindsay O'Dell, Charlotte Brownlow, Hanna Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist

    Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories opens up new avenues for exploring children’s development as contextual, provisional and locally produced, rather than a unitary, universal and consistent process. This edited collection frames a critical exploration of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Executive Function

    Development Across the Life Span

    Edited by Sandra Wiebe, Julia Karbach

    Executive Function: Development Across the Life Span presents perspectives from leading researchers and theorists on the development of executive function from infancy to late adulthood and the factors that shape its growth and decline. Executive function is the set of higher-order cognitive…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28 
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Developmental Science

  • Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families

    Edited by Susanne Garvis, Elin Eriksen Ødegaard

    This book brings together key authors from the Nordic countries (Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland) to discuss theoretical and empirical research on families and children. Sharing the Nordic perspective from each of the five countries, the book highlights key ideas within and across the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-21 
    Routledge
    Evolving Families

  • Advancing Developmental Science

    Philosophy, Theory, and Method

    Edited by Anthony S. Dick, Ulrich Müller

    Developmental science is an interdisciplinary scientific field dedicated to describing, understanding, and explaining change in behavior across the lifespan and the psychological, environmental, and biological processes that co-determine this change during the organism’s development. Developmental…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05 
    Psychology Press

  • Family Storytelling

    Negotiating Identities, Teaching Lessons, and Making Meaning

    Edited by Jody Koenig Kellas

    Stories and storytelling are one of the primary ways that families and family members make sense of both everyday and difficult events, create a sense of individual and group identity, remember, connect generations, and establish guidelines for family behavior. With so many important functions,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Difficult Child and the Problem of Discipline

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1940, this book was addressed to students of the psychology of childhood and to parents and teachers who were trying to get from psychology some light on problems of discipline and of the difficult child. It includes critical discussions of some ideas which were gaining…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

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