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Articles, News, Promotions and Updates from Routledge and the Taylor & Francis Group.

Recent Articles

  1. The Primordial Violence

    Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal data from over 7,000 U.S. families as well as results from a 32 nation study, the book presents the latest research on the extent to which spanking is used in different cultures and the subsequent effects of its use on children and on society. 

  2. Sexual Selection Under Parental Choice: The Evolution of Human Mating Behavior

    Covering recent developments in the field of evolutionary psychology, Menelaos Apostolou reveals the extent of parental attempts to control the mating decisions of their offspring and investigates the qualities parents seek in prospective in-laws.

  3. Development in Infancy, 5th Edition

    This topically-organized text provides a comprehensive overview of infant development with a strong theoretical and research base. Readers gain a clear understanding of infant development and issues that will be the focus of significant advances in infancy studies in the future. The new fifth edition reflects the enormous changes in the field that have occurred over the past decade.

  4. Psychology Revivals Bundle - 20 Volume Collection

    Available in August 2013, this bundle of twenty books from the Psychology Revivals series encompasses a wide range of titles from across the behavioural sciences and would be a useful resource for your library.

    This bundle contains reissues of titles from Routledge and Psychology Press, and includes early works from psychologists who went on to become leaders in their fields, as well as shaping the world of psychology as we know it today. Find out more about the Psychology Revivals Bundle.

  5. Check Out Our New Books from Psychology Press and Routledge July-September 2013 Online Catalog!

    We have put together this online catalog filled with the latest psychology books published by Psychology Press, Routledge and Guilford Press.

  6. The Developmental Course of Romantic Relationships

    This multidisciplinary text highlights the development of romantic relationships, from initiation to commitment or demise, by highlighting the historical context, current research and theory, and diversity of patterns. Engagingly written with colorful examples, the authors examine the joy, stress, power-struggles, intimacy, and aggression that characterize these relationships.

  7. Purchase Families with Futures, 2nd Edition at a 20% discount!

    Offer Exclusive to our Taylor & Francis Online Readers!

  8. Paperbacks Direct catalog

    Bestselling titles now available in paperback

    Paperbacks Direct are topical books that represent the best of our cutting-edge hardback publishing in a paperback format and price. Check out which of our Paperbacks Direct are publishing this month.

  9. Congratulations to author Michael E. Lamb!

    Michael E. Lamb has won the 2014 G. Stanley Hall Award for Distinguished Contribution to Developmental Psychology and the 2013 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Psychology and Law, from the American Psychology-Law Society

    For more on the award, click here.

    For a full listing of Michael E. Lamb's publications with Routledge/Psychology Press, click here.  

  10. You can still order from the BPS Annual Conference 2013 Catalog at a 20% discount

    Did you make it to Harrogate to the British Psychological Society Annual Conference 2013? You can still order from this catalog at a 20% discount! Find out how here.

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