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  • Schooling the Violent Imagination

    1st Edition

    By John F. Schostak

    The violent imagination begins in experiences of violation against the self and grows through the stories, myths, folktales and anecdotes of everyday life. Originally published in 1986, John Schostak discusses the educational, social and moral implications of the violent imagination in connection…

    Hardback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transforming Early Head Start Home Visiting

    A Family Life Education Approach, 1st Edition

    By Bridget A. Walsh, Jennifer A. Mortensen

    Research on home visiting shows that Early Head Start (EHS) home-based programs benefit from additional training and resources that streamline philosophy and content. In this essential guide, Walsh and Mortensen propose that alignment with Family Life Education’s (FLE) strengths-based methodology…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Seven Years Old in the Home Environment

    1st Edition

    By John Newson, Elizabeth Newson

    John and Elizabeth Newson’s long-term investigation of child up-bringing attracted intense interest from its earliest beginnings: ‘pathbreaking’ and ‘seminal’ were adjectives that greeted their first report. The study is now established as one of the major projects of the seventies. This third…

    Paperback – 2019-11-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Child Psychology in Action

    Linking Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Harris

    Originally published in 1986, there was a divorce between the immense amount of research taking place in child psychology and the real world of professional carers or teachers working with children at the time. The aim of this book was therefore to examine the relationship between research and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Understanding Conduct Disorder and Oppositional-Defiant Disorder

    A guide to symptoms, management and treatment, 1st Edition

    By Laura Vanzin, Valentina Mauri

    Understanding Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiance Disorder offers parents, caregivers and practitioners a concise, accessible introduction to the science behind CD and ODD and popular treatments, together with practical advice on how to approach challenging behaviour. It covers a range of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Understanding Atypical Development

  • The Positive Parenting Handbook

    Developing happy and confident children, 1st Edition

    By Judy Hutchings

    Drawing on Judy Hutchings many years of work with parents and children, The Positive Parenting Handbook is a concise, straightforward guide that offers simple solutions to daily dilemmas. The clear and easy advice provides parents with skills and tools that support positive parent/child…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge

  • School-Based Family Counseling

    An Interdisciplinary Practitioner's Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian A. Gerrard, Michael J. Carter, Deborah Ribera

    Written by experts in the field, School-Based Family Counseling: An Interdisciplinary Practitioner’s Guide focuses on how to make integrated School-Based Family Counseling (SBFC) interventions, with a focus on integrating schools and family interventions, in an explicit step-by-step manner.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-11
    Routledge

  • Father-Daughter Relationships

    Contemporary Research and Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Linda Nielsen

    In this fully revised new edition, Father-Daughter Relationships: Contemporary Research and Issues summarises and analyses the most relevant research regarding father-daughter relationships, aiming to break down the persistent misconceptions regarding fatherhood and father-daughter relationships…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Reproductive Losses

    Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making, 1st Edition

    By Christa Craven

    Although there are far more opportunities for LGBTQ people to become parents than there were before the 1990s, attention to the reproductive challenges LGBTQ families face has not kept pace. Reproductive Losses considers LGBTQ people’s experiences with miscarriage, stillbirth, failed adoptions,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • Reading

    A Basic Guide for Parents and Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Pamela McKeown

    Originally published in 1974. This is an enlightening guide to the teaching of reading in response to the desire to motivate children to read and write, and rapidly and permanently teach them these techniques. It gives an account of the modern methods of teaching these skills, based on the natural…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Reading and Loving

    1st Edition

    By Leila Berg

    Originally published in 1977. Learning to read is probably the central educational achievement of any child's life. It is also a central concern for parents and teachers. Leila Berg, known for her work in children's literature, believes that the enjoyment of books and the acquisition of reading and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Parental Involvement in Children's Reading

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Topping, Sheila Wolfendale

    Parental involvement in children's education is a subject of growing interest and recent legislation in both the UK and USA has given formal recognition of parents’ rights. Learning to read is an obvious area where parents can do a great deal to help, and some schools have had programmes for…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

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