New and Published Books
1-4 of 4 results in Explorations in Developmental Psychology
A dynamic systemic approach to transitions and transformations
Traditionally, the subject of adolescent development has been explored using a stage based approach, often with an emphasis on the potential risks and problems of adolescence. Taking a different approach, in this book the authors draw upon a wealth of research to examine the period of development...
Published June 26th 2015 by Psychology Press
Perspectives from child development and literacy studies
Picturebooks, understood as a series of meaningful text-picture relations, are increasingly acknowledged as an autonomous sub-genre of children’s literature. Being highly complex aesthetic products, their use is deeply embedded in specific situations of joint attention between a caregiver and a...
Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge
Psychological, Social and Historical Contexts
This volume explores the first four waves of a longitudinal diagnostic study of Indigenous adolescents and their families. The first study of its kind, it calls attention to culturally specific risk factors that affect Indigenous (American Indian and Canadian First Nations) adolescent development...
Published January 13th 2014 by Psychology Press
Developmental Neuropsychology draws upon the research of Alexander Luria and Lev Vygotsky to present a comprehensive study of developmental neuropsychology from a Russian, and Western perspective. Janna Glozman offers a fresh and accessible analysis of Luria and Vygotsky’s collaboration, which...
Published December 13th 2012 by Routledge
Development from Adolescence to Early Adulthood: A dynamic systemic approach to transitions and transformations
To Be Published July 13th 2015