Textbooks: Developmental Psychology

  • 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

  • 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

  • Input, Interaction, and the Second Language Learner book cover

    Input, Interaction, and the Second Language Learner

    2nd Edition

    By Susan M. Gass

    Twenty years after its first publication, Susan M. Gass’s Input, Interaction, and the Second Language Learner has become a classical text in the field of second language acquisition (SLA). This new printing includes the original text along with a new preface that comprises individual consultations…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • Introducing Trevarthen: A Guide for Practitioners and Students in Early Years Education book cover

    Introducing Trevarthen

    A Guide for Practitioners and Students in Early Years Education

    By Sandra Smidt

    Colwyn Trevarthen’s seminal work has earned him a place alongside the most prestigious thinkers, writers and researchers into human development. He is universally acknowledged as the pre-eminent expert on foetal, neonatal and early childhood development. Sandra Smidt examines the impact of his…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge
    Introducing Early Years Thinkers

  • New Perspectives on Moral Development book cover

    New Perspectives on Moral Development

    Edited by Charles C. Helwig

    This volume presents a selection of some of the most exciting new perspectives on moral development that have emerged over the last decade and have transformed our understanding of the field. The contributors to this book cut across traditional boundaries to provide an innovative and integrative…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • Adaptation and Well-Being: Meeting the Challenges of Life book cover

    Adaptation and Well-Being

    Meeting the Challenges of Life

    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 – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Bilingualism: Principles and Processes book cover

    An Introduction to Bilingualism

    Principles and Processes, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeanette Altarriba, Roberto R. Heredia

    The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects – from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications – forms the cornerstone of the 2nd edition of this work. The chapters cover the latest advancements in the domains of psycholinguistics, neuroscience, creativity, and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Women's Lives: A Psychological Exploration, Fourth Edition book cover

    Women's Lives

    A Psychological Exploration, Fourth Edition

    By Claire A. Etaugh, Judith S. Bridges

    This cutting-edge and comprehensive fourth edition of Women’s Lives: A Psychological Perspective integrates the most current research and social issues to explore the psychological diversity of girls and women varying in age, ethnicity, social class, nationality, sexual orientation and ableness.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-27 
    Routledge Academic

  • Classroom Discussions in Education book cover

    Classroom Discussions in Education

    By P. Karen Murphy

    Classroom discussion is a concept familiar across the field of education and is often employed to support students’ comprehension of text. Edited by a leading expert on classroom discussion, this book situates the topic within the broader context of educational psychology research and theory and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Social Cognition: How Individuals Construct Social Reality book cover

    Social Cognition

    How Individuals Construct Social Reality, 2nd Edition

    By Rainer Greifeneder, Herbert Bless, Klaus Fiedler

    Social cognition is a key area of social psychology, which focuses on cognitive processes that are involved when individuals make sense of, and navigate in their social world. For instance, individuals need to understand what they perceive, they learn and recall information from memory, they form…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13 
    Psychology Press

  • Intimate Relationships: Issues, Theories, and Research book cover

    Intimate Relationships

    Issues, Theories, and Research, 3rd Edition

    By Ralph Erber, Maureen Erber

    Intimate Relationships covers both classic and current material in a concise yet thorough and rigorous manner. Chapters range from attraction to love, attachment to jealousy, sexuality to conflict—all written in a warm, personal, and engaging voice. Topics are viewed from an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2017-09-08 
    Psychology Press

  • Teacher Expectations in Education book cover

    Teacher Expectations in Education

    By Christine M. Rubie-Davies

    The influence of teacher expectations on student outcomes is routinely explored by professors, administrators, teachers, researchers, journalists, and scholars. Written by a leading expert on teacher expectations, this book situates the topic within the broader context of educational psychology…

    Paperback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

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