Psychology: Featured Titles

6Featured Titles

  • A Recent History of Lesbian and Gay Psychology: From Homophobia to LGBT book cover

    A Recent History of Lesbian and Gay Psychology

    From Homophobia to LGBT

    By Peter Hegarty

    This ground-breaking text explores the contemporary history of how psychological research, practice, and theory has engaged with gay and lesbian movements in the United States and beyond, over the last 50 years. Peter Hegarty examines the main strands of research in lesbian and gay psychology that…

    Paperback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Autonomy in Adolescent Development: Towards Conceptual Clarity book cover

    Autonomy in Adolescent Development

    Towards Conceptual Clarity

    Edited by Bart Soenens, Maarten Vansteenkiste, Stijn Van Petegem

    Autonomy is a central feature of adolescent development, playing a key role in adolescents’ psychosocial adjustment. However, opinions differ about the nature and definition of autonomy and so important questions regarding the role of autonomy in adolescents’ development have remained unanswered.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-30 
    Psychology Press
    Studies in Adolescent Development

  • Stuttering and Cluttering (Second Edition): Frameworks for Understanding and Treatment book cover

    Stuttering and Cluttering (Second Edition)

    Frameworks for Understanding and Treatment, 2nd Edition

    By David Ward

    Stuttering and Cluttering provides a clear, accessible and wide-ranging overview of both the theoretical and clinical aspects of two disorders of fluency: stuttering and cluttering. This edition remains loyal to the idea that stuttering and cluttering can best be understood by first considering…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
    Psychology Press

  • Flashbulb Memories: New Challenges and Future Perspectives book cover

    Flashbulb Memories

    New Challenges and Future Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Olivier Luminet, Antonietta Curci

    Are Flashbulb memories special or ordinary memory formations? Are emotional, cognitive, or social factors highly relevant for the formation of Flashbulb memories? How can sociological, historical, and cultural issues help us to understand the process? What is the difference between Flashbulb…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
    Psychology Press

  • The Boarding School Girls: Developmental and Cultural Narratives book cover

    The Boarding School Girls

    Developmental and Cultural Narratives

    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

  • Memory and Miscarriages of Justice book cover

    Memory and Miscarriages of Justice

    By Mark L. Howe, Lauren M. Knott, Martin A. Conway

    Memory is often the primary evidence in the courtroom, yet unfortunately this evidence may not be fit for purpose. This is because memory is both fallible and malleable; it is possible to forget and also to falsely remember things which never happened. The legal system has been slow to adapt to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-03
    Psychology Press