Research on physical maturity has demonstrated conclusively that the assumption of an age-homogenous development does not always hold true. This volume presents a biosocial model focusing on the role of individual differences in biological maturation to be used as a framework for empirical studies...
To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press
Manuscript Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century
This book outlines features of the history of education and communication during the long nineteenth century in Europe, examining how the existence of manuscript exchange as a sociocultural network questions the traditional view of the development of literacy, education, and communication. Formal...
Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge
A Longitudinal Study
Series: Psychology Revivals
Originally published in 1988, this title presents a longitudinal research project ‘Individual Development and Adjustment’ (IDA), planned and implemented at the Department of Psychology, University of Stockholm. This title concerns the theoretical background of the project, the planning and...
Published February 13th 2015 by Psychology Press
A Person-oriented Approach
Series: Paths Through Life Series
During the last decade there has been increased awareness of the limitations of standard approaches to the study of development. When the focus is on variables and relationships, the individual is easily lost. This book describes an alternative, person-oriented approach in which the focus is on...
Published November 1st 2002 by Psychology Press