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  • Fathering in Cultural Contexts

    Developmental and Clinical Issues

    By Jaipaul L Roopnarine, Elif Dede Yildirim

    Fathering in Cultural Contexts brings together the most recent theory and research on fathering in diverse cultural communities. Exploring a range of disciplinary perspectives, fathering is considered within the major sociocultural, demographic and economic factors that influence men’s involvement…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • The "Troubled" Adolescent

    Challenges and Resilience within Family and Multicultural Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Jennifer L. Lovell, Joseph L. White

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens

    Real Stories that Move Beyond 'Themes Emerged'

    Edited by Aine Humble, Elise Radina

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 

  • The Bronfenbrenner Primer

    A Guide to Develecology

    By Lawrence Shelton

    This is the first ever introduction to Urie Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Systems Framework written specifically for undergraduate students. The author provides a carefully structured, guided introduction to Bronfenbrenner’s concepts, their interpretation, and their potential applications.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23 

  • A Practitioner's Guide to Enhancing Parenting Skills

    Assessment, Analysis and Intervention

    By Judy Hutchings, Margiad Williams

    Paperback – 2018-07-20 

  • Always Separate, Always Connected

    Independence and Interdependence in Cultural Contexts of Development

    By Catherine Raeff

    In recent years, there has been a proliferation of theoretical and empirical scholarship on how issues of human separateness, or independence, and issues of human connectedness, or interdependence, are played out in diverse cultural contexts. Despite agreement on the value of understanding culture…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 

  • Little Kids, Big Dilemmas

    Your parenting problems solved by science

    By Sarah Kuppen

    Fed up with conflicting advice? This book offers real answers to the following questions and more… Can sleep training harm my baby? Is screen time bad for my child? Is breast always best? Psychologist Dr Sarah Kuppen, expert in early child development, uses her scientific expertise to sort through…

    Paperback – 2018-04-18 

  • Handbook of Foster Youth

    Edited by Elizabeth Trejos-Castillo, Nancy Trevino-Schafer

    Currently, there are over 400,000 youth living in foster care in the United States, with over 20,000 aging out of the child welfare system each year. Foster youth are more prone to experience short- and long-term adverse developmental outcomes including diminished academic achievement and career…

    Paperback – 2018-03-29 

  • The Father

    Historical, Psychological and Cultural Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Luigi Zoja

    Countless children throughout the world grow up without fathers. In this revised and updated edition of The Father, accompanied by a new preface, Luigi Zoja studies the reasons for this and assesses the contribution of this phenomenon to social and psychological problems. Using examples from…

    Paperback – 2018-02-07

  • The Psychology of Human Social Development

    From Infancy to Adolescence

    By Sandie Taylor, Lance Workman

    The Psychology of Human Social Development provides a comprehensive introduction to the essential core topics and exciting new findings in this thriving field of developmental psychology. Following a thematic approach, the book looks at key topics in social development in childhood and adolescence,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05

  • 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 – 2018-01-04
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Fathers and Adolescents

    Developmental and Clinical Perspectives

    By Shmuel Shulman, Inge Seiffge-Krenke

    The understanding and study of fathers has traditionally assumed that fathers, compared to mothers, are less involved with their children. Originally published in 1997 Fathers and Adolescents presents a different approach that focuses on the distinctive role of fathers in the lives of their…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge Library Editions: Adolescence

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