Gerontology (Ageing) Products

  • Acquired Language Disorders in Adulthood and Childhood

    Selected Works of Elaine Funnell

    Edited by Nicola Pitchford, Andrew W Ellis

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. Elaine Funnell has played an…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15 
    Psychology Press
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Memory, Attention, and Aging

    Selected Works of Fergus I. M. Craik

    By Fergus I. M. Craik

    Memory, Attention, and Aging is a collection of some of the most influential journal articles previously published by Fergus Craik and his collaborators, with new introductory material unifying the research of this noted cognitive psychologist. The reprinted articles are grouped into six sections…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Caregiving Systems

    Informal and Formal Helpers

    Edited by Steven H. Zarit, Leonard I. Pearlin

    Caregiving has emerged as a critical issue in the second half of the life cycle. With the growth of the older population, there have been dramatic increases in the number of people needing care and assistance. The responsibility for care typically falls on families at a time when they have limited…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Ageing and Executive Control

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Reinhold Kliegl, Ulrich Mayr-Psycholgy

    The empirical and theoretical analysis of executive control processes, dormant for many years, has grown to become one of the most fertile areas of research in cognitive psychology and cognitive neuroscience. Because executive functions are thought to have a pervasive role in maintaining optimal…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Life-Span Development and Behavior

    Volume 12

    Edited by David L. Featherman, Richard M. Lerner

    The final volume in this significant series, this publication mirrors the broad scientific attention given to ideas and issues associated with the life-span perspective: constancy and change in human development; opportunities for and constraints on plasticity in structure and function across life;…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Gerontology Research Methods

    Understanding successful ageing

    Edited by Leigh Riby

    The Handbook of Gerontology Research Methods offers a clear understanding of the most important research challenges and issues in the burgeoning field of the psychology of aging. As people in developed countries live longer, so a range of research methods has evolved that allows a more nuanced…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

  • Grandparenting

    Contemporary Perspectives

    By Susan Moore, Doreen Rosenthal

    Grandparenting: Contemporary Perspectives is one of the first books of its kind to offer a dedicated account of the social and psychological research on this important life stage. Reflecting the contemporary positive approach to ageing, it covers many of the issues that impact the grandparent…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Parental Development

    Edited by Jack Demick, Krisanne Bursik, Rosemarie DiBiase

    This volume seeks to identify and define the parameters of a relatively new problem area -- parental development. Drawing on the grand developmental theories of Sigmund Freud, Lawrence Kohlberg, Jean Piaget, Lev Vygotsky, Heinz Werner, and their descendants, this book has the potential to generate…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Psychology Press

  • Life-Span Devevelopment and Behavior

    Volume 10

    Edited by Paul B. Baltes, David L. Featherman, Richard M. Lerner

    This serial publication continues to review life-span research and theory in the behavioral and social sciences, particularly work done by psychologists and sociologists conducting programmatic research on current problems and refining theoretical positions. Each volume introduces excellent…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Psychology Press
    Life-Span Development and Behavior Series

  • Development in the Workplace

    Edited by Jack Demick, Patrice M. Miller

    Originally presented at the Sixth Adult Development Symposium, the papers in this volume examine possible relationships between the fields of organizational and (adult) developmental psychology with particular emphasis given to the grand developmental theories of Lawrence Kohlberg, Jean Piaget, Lev…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Psychology Press

  • Assessment of Biological Mechanisms Across the Life Span

    Edited by Lisabeth F. DiLalla, Stephanie M. Clancy Dollinger, Stephanie MC Dollinger

    Based on the First Biannual Lifespan Development Conference, this volume offers a multidisciplinary and multidimensional approach to the study of lifespan development in the areas of neuropsychology, cognition, behavior genetics, and perception. The objective of the conference was to provide a…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Psychology Press

  • Age Structuring in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by David I. Kertzer, K. Warner Schaie

    This volume studies age as a basis for social organization by uniting research from the social science disciplines while implementing both cross-cultural and historical perspectives. The contributors, a distinguished interdisciplinary group of scholars, advance our understanding of age structuring…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Psychology Press
    Social Structure and Aging Series

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