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  1. Beyond Names for Things

    Young Children's Acquisition of Verbs

    Edited by Michael Tomasello, William E. Merriman

    Most research on children's lexical development has focused on their acquisition of names for concrete objects. This is the first edited volume to focus specifically on how children acquire their early verbs. Verbs are an especially important part of the early lexicon because of the role they play...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Children's Sibling Relationships

    Developmental and Clinical Issues

    Edited by Frits Boer, Judy Dunn

    In the last decade, the significance of siblings in children's development and adjustment has been widely recognized, and research on brothers and sisters has increased dramatically. Bringing together exciting research on siblings by leading developmental psychologists and clinicians, this volume's...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Emotions in Ideal Human Development

    Edited by Leonard Cirillo, Barnard Kaplan

    Derived from a conference sponsored by the Heinz Werner Institute for Developmental Analysis at Clark University, these papers consider the role emotions play in ideal human development. Contributors from the fields of psychology, philosophy, and sociology discuss the place that "feelings," "...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Mechanisms of Everyday Cognition

    Edited by James M. Puckett, Hayne W. Reese

    Based on the proceedings of the twelfth biennial conference on life-span developmental psychology, most of the contributions in this volume deal with the mechanisms of everyday cognition. However, a broad spectrum of additional concerns is addressed within the domain of everyday cognition: its...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Children's Strategies

    Contemporary Views of Cognitive Development

    Edited by David F. Bjorklund

    One of the issues central to both classic and contemporary theories of cognitive development is children's goal-directed behavior, which is typically investigated in terms of strategies. This book brings together in one volume the latest research and theory regarding the development of children's...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Approaches to the Development of Moral Reasoning

    By Peter E. Langford

    The first part of the book offers a survey of current approaches to the development of moral reasoning: those of Freud, ego psychology, Piaget and Kohlberg. The approach of Kohlberg has been popular because he was able to give an impressive account of findings from the key method of interviews, the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Foundation of Literacy

    The Child's Acquisition of the Alphabetic Principle

    By Brian Byrne

    This monograph brings together important research that the author and his colleagues at the University of New England have been conducting into the early stages of reading development, and makes a valuable contribution to the debate about literacy education. It should appeal to a broad audience...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Social Cognition During Infancy

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Vincent Reid, Tricia Striano

    From the fundamental processing of human movement, through to the ability to interpret actions, infancy research is only now taking up the challenge of social cognition over a variety of cognitive areas. This special issue covers broad areas of social-cognitive development and builds a cohesive...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Raising Parents

    Attachment, Representation and Treatment, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia M. Crittenden

    Helping troubled parents to raise their children adequately is of crucial importance for parents, their children and society at large. Distressed parents have themselves often been endangered and, as a consequence, sometimes endanger their children either through maltreatment or through the effects...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Neural Plasticity Across the Lifespan

    How the brain can change

    By Gianfranco Denes

    Neural Plasticity Across the Lifespan reviews the recent scientific developments which are transforming our understanding of the human brain. It provides an integrated overview of recent research on neural plasticity – reviewing data on neural plasticity in the developing brain, and from clinical...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Psychology Press