Lifespan Development Products

  • The Psychology of Grandparenthood

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter K. Smith

    The majority of people will now spend about one-third of their lives as grandparents, yet developmental psychologists have largely ignored the nature of the grandparental role, and the influence which grandparents can have on grandchildren. Originally published in 1991, this book redresses the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens

    Moving Beyond "Themes Emerged", 1st Edition

    Edited by Áine Humble, Elise Radina

    How is qualitative data actually collected, analyzed, and accomplished? Real stories of How Qualitative Data Analysis Occurs: Moving Beyond "Themes Emerged" offers an in-depth look into how qualitative social science researchers studying family issues and dynamics approach their data analyses. It…

    Paperback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge

  • Childhood into Adolescence

    Growing up in the 1970s, 1st Edition

    By John Newson, Elizabeth Newson

    Edited by Peter Barnes, Susan Gregory

    This book is about the lives of 11-year-old children growing up in a Midlands city in the late ‘60s and early ‘70s. Based on interviews with their parents, it describes family life at the time, as well as the experiences, hopes and concerns of the children as they themselves become adolescents. The…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Natural-Theological Understanding from Childhood to Adulthood

    1st Edition

    By Olivera Petrovich

    It is commonly assumed that young children only begin to think about God as a result of some educational or cultural influence, perhaps provided by their parents. Natural-Theological Understanding from Childhood to Adulthood  asks if there is anything about God that children can know…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Reach-to-Grasp Behavior

    Brain, Behavior, and Modelling Across the Life Span, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniela Corbetta, Marco Santello

    Reaching for objects in our surroundings is an everyday activity that most humans perform seamlessly a hundred times a day. It is nonetheless a complex behavior that requires the perception of objects’ features, action selection, movement planning, multi-joint coordination, force regulation, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Developmental Science

  • Intergenerational Continuity of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour

    An International Overview of Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Veroni I. Eichelsheim, Steve G. A. van de Weijer

    The relationship between a parent and a child is without any doubt one of the most influential and intimate relationships over the life course of an individual. Children resemble their parents in a variety of life outcomes such as socioeconomic status, family formation characteristics, and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Emotion Regulation

    A Matter of Time, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela M. Cole, Tom Hollenstein

    One of the most important advances in the study of emotion regulation is understanding it as a dynamic process that develops across the life span. Emotion Regulation focuses on current conceptual and methodological issues in terms of change over various time scales: developmental change across…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Developmental Science

  • Healthy Ageing

    A Capability Approach to Inclusive Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Christine Stephens, Mary Breheny

    What does it mean to age well? This important new book redefines what ‘successful’ ageing means, challenging the idea that physical health is the only criteria to gauge the ageing process and that an ageing population is necessarily a burden upon society. Using Sen’s Capability Approach as a…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Finding Meaning in Later Life

    Gathering and Harvesting the Fruits of Women’s Experience, 1st Edition

    By Marcia Nimmer

    Finding Meaning in Later Life: Gathering and Harvesting the Fruits of Women’s Experience is an exploration in understanding the psychological tasks inherent for women in creating and maintaining purpose as they mature and enter their later years. With ever-increasing lifespan for elders, it becomes…

    Hardback – 2018-02-16
    Routledge

  • Socialisation During the Life Course

    1st Edition

    By Klaus Hurrelmann, Ullrich Bauer

    This comprehensive text highlights new developments in sociological, educational and psychological aspects of socialisation, examining how human beings as 'subjects' – experiencing, thinking and acting individuals – confront the material, social and cultural 'objects' of their environment and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Adaptation and Well-Being

    Meeting the Challenges of Life, 1st Edition

    By Knud S Larsen

    "According to Leo Tolstoy’s famous statement "all happy families are alike, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way". Knud Larsen in his book on human happines proves the opposite. Summarizing the classical and recent research in successful human adaptation, adjustment and well-being of the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Boarding School Girls

    Developmental and Cultural Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Soosan Latham, Roya Ferdows

    They were children. Put on a train in a strange land, they waved goodbye to a parent as they headed to an educational institution that, unbeknownst to them, was to become their new home. Separated from their loving families, they strived to meet the expectations of the grownups and, in some cases,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
    Routledge

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