Psychology: Developmental Psychology

  • How the Child's Mind Develops, 3rd Edition book cover

    How the Child's Mind Develops, 3rd Edition

    By David Cohen

    How do we get from helpless baby to knowing teenager? What impact do television, computers and iPads, the internet, video games and evolving technology have on the way children's minds develop? Is cognition a question of learning and environment or of heredity? How we learn to think, perceive…

    Paperback – 2017-11-22 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Thinking book cover

    The Psychology of Thinking

    By Neil Bolton

    In this concise and lucid survey, originally published in 1972, the author considers the major theoretical perspectives influential in the psychology of thinking at the time. They are looked at in relation to the problems which they are designed to answer and their success in accounting for the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-19 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Understanding Child Development: Psychological Perspectives and Applications book cover

    Understanding Child Development

    Psychological Perspectives and Applications, 2nd Edition

    By Sara Meadows

    Understanding Child Development introduces the main areas of developmental psychology in childhood. Drawing on content which first appeared in ‘Understanding Child Development’, published in 1986, the book includes new bases of evidence and offers an interdisciplinary approach to the subject.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17 
    Routledge

  • Treating Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder: A psychoanalytic and developmental approach book cover

    Treating Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

    A psychoanalytic and developmental approach

    Edited by Tami Pollak

    Treating Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder: A Psychoanalytic and Developmental Approach outlines a unique model, the product of over twenty years of experience in working with children with this diagnosis within "Shaked" - a multi-professional educational-therapeutic day-car unit in Israel.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-16 
    Routledge

  • Family-Peer Relationships: Modes of Linkage book cover

    Family-Peer Relationships

    Modes of Linkage

    Edited by Ross D. Parke, Gary W. Ladd

    Originally published in 1992, this volume provided an up-to-date overview of recent research concerning the links between family and peer systems. Considerable work in the past had focused on family issues or peer relationships, but these systems had typically been considered separately. This…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Concept Development in the Secondary School book cover

    Concept Development in the Secondary School

    By Peter Langford

    Originally published in 1987, this book introduces the reader to work on the intellectual development of adolescents relevant to the secondary school teacher. It covers the teaching of English, history, geography, economics, politics, legal studies, physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Concept Development in the Primary School book cover

    Concept Development in the Primary School

    By Peter Langford

    Originally published in 1987, this book introduces work on the intellectual development of children in the primary school. It contains chapters on the teaching of reading, writing, art, science and mathematics. While critical of many of the once popular ideas of Jean Piaget, the author also…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Converging Perspectives on Conceptual Change: Mapping an Emerging Paradigm in the Learning Sciences book cover

    Converging Perspectives on Conceptual Change

    Mapping an Emerging Paradigm in the Learning Sciences

    Edited by Tamer G. Amin, Olivia Levrini

    Conceptual change, how conceptual understanding is transformed, has been investigated extensively since the 1970s. The field has now grown into a multifaceted, interdisciplinary effort with strands of research in cognitive and developmental psychology, education, educational psychology, and the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge

  • Play and Wellbeing book cover

    Play and Wellbeing

    Edited by Cindy Clark

    In an era of increasingly patient-centered healthcare, understanding how health and illness play out in social context is vital. This volume opens a unique window on the role of play in health and wellbeing in widely varied contexts, from the work of Patch Adams as a hospital clown, to an…

    Paperback – 2017-11-12 
    Routledge

  • Early Word Learning book cover

    Early Word Learning

    Edited by Gert Westermann, Nivedita Mani

    Early Word Learning explores the processes leading to a young child learning words and their meanings. Word learning is here understood as the outcome of overlapping and interacting processes, starting with an infant’s learning of native speech sounds to segmenting proto-words from fluent speech,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-10 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • The Father: Historical, Psychological and Cultural Perspectives book cover

    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 – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Fathering in Cultural Contexts: Developmental and Clinical Issues book cover

    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 – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

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