Lifespan Development Products

  • The Stages of Life

    Personalities and Patterns in Human Emotional Development, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Crago

    Is personality "in the genes"? Do our infant experiences matter, even though we can’t remember them? Why do patterns repeat within the lives of individuals and families? The Stages of Life provides  answers to these and other intriguing questions, and  presents a  refreshingly…

    Paperback – 2016-08-11
    Routledge

  • Emerging Adulthood in a European Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rita Žukauskienė

    Emerging adulthood has been identified as an important developmental stage, characterised by identity exploration, instability and open possibilities, in which young people are no longer adolescents but have not yet attained full adult status. This ground-breaking edited collection is the first…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    Routledge

  • Neural Plasticity Across the Lifespan

    How the brain can change, 1st Edition

    By Gianfranco Denes

    Neural Plasticity Across the Lifespan reviews the recent scientific developments which are transforming our understanding of the human brain. For many years it was thought that modifications to the structural and functional organization of the brain were limited to a short early period of life, "…

    Paperback – 2015-11-27
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Adolescent Development

    Psychological, Social and Historical Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Les B. Whitbeck, Melissa Walls, Kelley Hartshorn

    This volume explores the first four waves of a longitudinal diagnostic study of Indigenous adolescents and their families. The first study of its kind, it calls attention to culturally specific risk factors that affect Indigenous (American Indian and Canadian First Nations) adolescent development…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Developmental Psychology

  • Developing Talent Across the Lifespan

    1st Edition

    Edited by PETER HEYMANS, CORNELIS F M VAN LIESHOUT

    This volume presents fascinating new theoretical perspectives and empirical findings on the life-span development of talent. It shows how talents are the result of the acquisition of a sequence of skills and how the acquisition of these skills is facilitated by changes in the individual's…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • Progress in Psychological Science around the World. Volume 1 Neural, Cognitive and Developmental Issues.

    Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Qicheng Jing, Mark R. Rosenzweig

    Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • The Aging Mind

    An owner's manual, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Rabbitt

    No-one approaches aging with enthusiasm. Activities we accomplish easily in our 20s and 30s become more difficult as we grow old but, though change is inevitable, recognising and understanding precisely what is happening to our bodies and minds allows us to continue to manage and enjoy our lives.…

    Paperback – 2014-12-10
    Routledge

  • Siblings in Adolescence

    Emerging individuals, lasting bonds, 1st Edition

    By Aiden Sisler, Angela Ittel

    How do brothers and sisters shape one another? Siblings in Adolescence provides a comprehensive overview of the most up-to-date, international empirical research on the sibling bond during the critical adolescent years. The authors examine how the relationship impacts on adolescent development, as…

    Paperback – 2014-12-10
    Psychology Press
    Studies in Adolescent Development

  • The Psychological Development of Girls and Women

    Rethinking change in time, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Greene

    Choice Recommended Read This thoroughly revised new edition updates Sheila Greene's original transformative account of the psychological development of girls and women and the central role of time in shaping human experience. Greene critically reviews traditional and contemporary theoretical…

    Paperback – 2014-12-01
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobes

    A Lifespan Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter J. Anderson, Vicki Anderson, Rani Jacobs

    This volume has as its primary aim the examination of issues concerning executive function and frontal lobe development. While many texts have addressed these issues, this is the first to do so within a specifically developmental framework. This area of cognitive function has received increasing…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Psychology Press
    Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

  • Life-Span Maintenance of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Harry P. Bahrick, Lynda K. Hall, Melinda K. Baker

    This volume describes how well we maintain the knowledge we acquire throughout life. Research traditionally focuses on memory for events that are retained over short time periods that can be accommodated in experiments. This book, by contrast, uniquely describes the evolution of methods suitable…

    Paperback – 2013-05-28
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Cognitive Psychology

  • Social Life and Social Knowledge

    Toward a Process Account of Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ulrich Mueller, Jeremy I.M. Carpendale, Nancy Budwig, Bryan Sokol

    In this new volume, leading researchers provide state-of-the-art perspectives on how social interaction influences the development of knowledge. The book integrates approaches from a variety of disciplines including developmental psychology, psychopathology, philosophy, anthropology, sociology,…

    Paperback – 2012-08-16
    Psychology Press
    Jean Piaget Symposia Series

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