Child Development Products

  • The Psychology of Human Social Development

    From Infancy to Adolescence

    By Sandie Taylor, Lance Workman

    Empirical and theoretical developments over the last twenty years have led to a growing realisation that to fully understand the development of the child we need to consider it within a social context. The Psychology of Social Development provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Human Aggression

    Current Issues and Perspectives

    Edited by Jane L. Ireland, Philip Birch, Carol A. Ireland

    Drawing upon international expertise, and including some of the most well-known academics and practitioners in the field, The Routledge International Handbook of Human Aggression is the first reference work to fully capture how our understanding of aggression has been refined and reconceptualised…

    Hardback – 2018-01-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1937 and 2005, this collection of books on various aspects of learning to read and write is a superb resource for those teaching or those studying education. Some titles look at literacy in a multilingual environment and offer advice and techniques for…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Deafness, Development and Literacy

    By Alec Webster

    Originally published in 1986. Deafness is not just a deprivation of sound, but a barrier to normal social interaction and learning. There are likely to be children with some degree of hearing loss in every primary classroom, so it is important that teachers know how to help them. This book gives a…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

    20 Volume Set

    By Various

    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development (20 Volume set) brings together a diverse number of titles across many areas of developmental psychology, from children’s play to language development. The series of previously out-of-print titles, originally published between 1930 and 1993, with the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Regressions in Mental Development

    Basic Phenomena and Theories

    Edited by Thomas G. Bever

    Science depends on noticing that things which seem identical are different, and conversely. In psychology, one cannot assume that apparently identical behaviours are due to identical mechanisms. The work reported in this book involves the problem of classifying the true nature of behaviour as it…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Children's Play

    Research Developments and Practical Applications

    Edited by Peter K. Smith

    Originally published in 1986, in this compendium of recent research on children’s play, acknowledged experts review the latest methodologies and ideas, examine salient problems, and reveal the application of current knowledge in several areas of professional practice at the time. Exciting new…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • The Biologising of Childhood

    Developmental Psychology and the Darwinian Myth

    By John R. Morss

    Originally published in 1990, this book looks at the history of developmental psychology in order to locate and evaluate the role played by biology in its most influential formulations. First Charles Darwin’s own writings on child development are examined. It is shown that Darwin endorsed such…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Necessary Knowledge

    Piagetian Perspectives on Constructivism

    By Leslie Smith

    Originally published in 1993, this monograph addresses a central problem in Piaget’s work, which is the temporal construction of necessary knowledge. The main argument is that both normative and empirical issues are relevant to a minimally adequate account of the development of modal understanding.…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Issues in Childhood Social Development

    Edited by Harry McGurk

    Originally published in 1978, contemporary theory and research into childhood social development had demonstrated the necessity to re-appraise the notion that socialization is merely a process of shaping the behaviour of the child to fit the mores of society. It was now evident that, from the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • In Celebration of Play

    An Integrated Approach to Play and Child Development

    Edited by Paul F. Wilkinson

    Play is the child’s way of learning about, adapting to and integrating with his or her environment. In addition to adequate sports and recreation facilities children need a wide variety of opportunities, choices and raw materials that they can use as they see fit for free constructive creative play…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Psychological Development From Infancy

    Image to Intention

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein, William Kessen

    Originally published in 1979, this volume represented a unique attempt to connect the usually separated fields of infancy studies and studies of older children. In each chapter, eminent research workers attempt to cross the theoretical, empirical, and methodological barriers that had traditionally…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

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