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  1. Social and Cognitive Development in the Context of Individual, Social, and Cultural Processes

    Edited by Janette Benson, Catherine Raeff

    Several recent analyses have focused on how social and cultural factors shape development, but less well understood are the individual constructive processes involved in this interplay. This volume showcases varied theoretical and empirical approaches to how individual, social and cultural factors...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Alcohol and Alcoholism

    Effects on Brain and Development

    Edited by John H. Hannigan, Linda P. Spear, Norman E. Spear, Charles R. Goodlett

    This is the first volume that focuses on the lifespan neurobehavioral factors likely to determine susceptibility to alcohol abuse and its consequences. The chapters offer careful analysis of the effects of ethanol on the fetus, the infant, the adolescent, and the adult. The authors include...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Women, Stress, and Heart Disease

    Edited by Kristina Orth-Gom‚r, Margaret A. Chesney, Nanette K. Wenger, Kristina Orth-Gomer

    The issue of women's health has long been neglected. This applies to many medical areas, but it has become most evident in the field of cardiology. For a long time, cardiology has been a medical specialty which seemed to be created for men, by men--particularly in research, but also in intensive...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Attitudes and Attitude Change

    Edited by William D. Crano, Radmila Prislin

    Series: Frontiers of Social Psychology

    This volume assembles a distinguished group of international scholars whose chapters on classic and emerging issues in research on attitudes provide an excellent introduction for advanced undergraduates and graduate students. The book’s chapters cover all of the most critical features of attitude...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Geriatric Neuropsychology

    Practice Essentials

    Edited by Shane S. Bush, Thomas A. Martin

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    The text provides a lifespan developmental approach to neuropsychology. It addresses the many issues in neuropsychological assessment that differ between younger and older adults. It describes the symptoms, neuropathology, diagnostic considerations, and treatment options of common neurological...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  6. The Dyslexic Brain

    New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery

    Edited by Glenn D. Rosen

    Series: Extraordinary Brain Series

    The Dyslexic Brain: New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery offers a state-of-the art examination of the neural components and functions involved in reading and in the possible sources of breakdown. Suggestions for intervention are introduced throughout the book. The book is based on...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. The Effects of Early Adversity on Neurobehavioral Development

    Edited by Charles A. Nelson

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    There has been a burgeoning of interest in the relation between biological development--particularly brain development--and behavioral development. This shift in focus does a better job of reflecting the whole child and all of development. Not surprisingly, many of the individuals who are concerned...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Diversity in Advertising

    Broadening the Scope of Research Directions

    Edited by Jerome D. Williams, Wei-Na Lee, Curtis P. Haugtvedt

    This volume grew out of the annual Advertising and Consumer Psychology conference sponsored by the Society for Consumer Psychology. Representing a collection of research from academics in the fields of social psychology, advertising, and marketing, the chapters all focus on discussing existing and...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Developmental Pathways Through Middle Childhood

    Rethinking Contexts and Diversity as Resources

    Edited by Catherine R. Cooper, Cynthia T. Garc¡a Coll, W. Todd Bartko, Helen M. Davis, Celina Chatman

    When can contexts and diversity be resources, rather than risks, for children's developmental pathways? Scholars, policy makers, and practitioners increasingly realize that middle childhood matters as a time when children's pathways diverge, as they meet new and overlapping contexts they must...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Family Observational Coding Systems

    Resources for Systemic Research

    Edited by Patricia K. Kerig, Kristin M. Lindahl

    CODING MANUAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE FROM THE CHAPTER AUTHORS, AND THEIR E-MAIL ADDRESSES CAN BE FOUND ON PAGE XV OF THE BOOK.Family studies is an area that has enjoyed the benefits of conceptual and methodological advances in recent years including the widespread adoption of observational...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press