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  1. Divorce in Psychosocial Perspective

    Theory and Research

    By Joseph Guttmann

    Many books deal with divorce and its aftermath -- some deal with the impact of divorce on children and families, others with the legal or sociological aspects of divorce, and a few focus on divorced mothers and fathers. Most of these books are characterized by their practical orientation toward the...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  2. The Development and Meaning of Psychological Distance

    Edited by Rodney R. Cocking, K. Ann Renninger, Ann Renninger

    One of the paradoxes in developmental theory is the child's simultaneous intrapsychic and interpsychic development. While the child is growing in mental capacity and struggling to define self, behaviors are also being learned whose function is to integrate self into a social network, which often...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  3. Readings for Strategies and Tactics of Behavioral Research

    2nd Edition

    By J. M. Johnston, H. S. Pennypacker, James M. Johnston, Henry S. Pennypacker

    The readings featured in this volume are compiled from the authors' previously published papers and chapters, as well as newly written materials. At a more advanced level, the readings address certain specialized topics. However, these readings are thematically consistent with the chapters in the...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  4. Affect and Creativity

    the Role of Affect and Play in the Creative Process

    By Sandra Walker Russ

    Series: Personality Assessment Series

    Much work has been done on cognitive processes and creativity, but there is another half to the picture of creativity -- the affect half. This book addresses that other half by synthesizing the information that exists about affect and creativity and presenting a new model of the role of affect in...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Routledge

  5. Caregiving Systems

    Informal and Formal Helpers

    Edited by Steven H. Zarit, Leonard I. Pearlin, K. Warner Schaie

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    Caregiving has emerged as a critical issue in the second half of the life cycle. With the growth of the older population, there have been dramatic increases in the number of people needing care and assistance. The responsibility for care typically falls on families at a time when they have limited...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  6. Parental Development

    Edited by Jack Demick, Krisanne Bursik, Rosemarie DiBiase

    This volume seeks to identify and define the parameters of a relatively new problem area -- parental development. Drawing on the grand developmental theories of Sigmund Freud, Lawrence Kohlberg, Jean Piaget, Lev Vygotsky, Heinz Werner, and their descendants, this book has the potential to generate...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  7. Children's Understanding

    The Development of Mental Models

    By Graeme S. Halford

    This work argues that cognitive development is experience driven, and processes entailed in acquiring information about the world are analyzed based on recent models of learning and induction. The way information is represented and accessed when performing cognitive tasks is considered paying...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  8. Construction Versus Choice in Cognitive Measurement

    Issues in Constructed Response, Performance Testing, and Portfolio Assessment

    Edited by William C. Ward, Randy Elliot Bennett

    This book brings together psychometric, cognitive science, policy, and content domain perspectives on new approaches to educational assessment -- in particular, constructed response, performance testing, and portfolio assessment. These new assessment approaches -- a full range of alternatives to...

    Published February 1st 1993 by Routledge

  9. Bad Tidings

    Communication and Catastrophe

    Edited by Lynne Masel-Walters, Lee Wilkins, Tim Walters

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 1st 1993 by Routledge

  10. Developmental Time and Timing

    Edited by Gerald Turkewitz, Darlynne A. Devenny

    Many theorists now believe that development emerges out of the coming together of multiple influences on the developing organism. To understand development, not only is it important to identify these influences, but it is necessary to describe their relationship to one another. In this dynamic view...

    Published February 1st 1993 by Psychology Press