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Forthcoming Developmental Psychology Books

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  1. Knowing Children

    Experiments in Conversation and Cognition

    By Michael Siegal

    It has often been maintained that young children's knowledge is limited to perceptual appearances. In this "preoperational" stage of development, there are profound conceptual limitations in that they have little understanding of numerical and causal relations and are incapable of insight into the...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Development and Meaning of Psychological Distance

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

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Life Values and Adolescent Mental Health

    By Patricia Cohen, Jacob Cohen

    Arising from the Cohens' work on the epidemiology of childhood psychopathology, this book explores the two aspects of motivational structure--ideas and values--that underlie the development of maladaptive functioning and symptoms. The first aspect is a measure of what children admire in their peers...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Measuring Ego Development

    2nd Edition

    By Lˆ-Xuƒn Hy, Jane Loevinger

    The topic of ego development developed when psychoanalysis did not fulfill all the initial hopes during its early period of prominence. Clinicians--psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and counselors--realized that they needed to know more than their patients' or clients' psychopathology...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Life-Span Development and Behavior

    Volume 11

    Edited by David L. Featherman, Richard M. Lerner

    This volume continues the tradition of the Life-Span Development Series, presenting overviews of research programs on a variety of developmental topics. Research and theory in life-span development have given increased attention to the issues of constancy and change in human development and to the...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Life-span Developmental Psychology

    Perspectives on Stress and Coping

    Edited by E. Mark Cummings, Anita L. Greene

    Although there has been a significant increase in studies of stress and coping processes in recent years, researchers have often approached these topics from rather narrow and constrained perspectives. Furthermore, little communication has occurred across disciplines and research directions,...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Personality and Family Development

    An Intergenerational Longitudinal Comparison

    By Klaus A. Schneewind, Stefan Ruppert

    This unique volume presents the results of a study of 200 German families over a period of 16 years from 1976 to 1992. This study--the findings of which yield a host of new insights into the dynamics of cross-generational personality and family development--is based on an ecopsychological framework...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Stress, Coping, and Relationships in Adolescence

    By Inge Seiffge-Krenke

    Unique and comprehensive, this volume integrates the most updated theory and research relating to adolescent coping and its determinants. This book is the result of the author's long interest in, and study of, stress, coping, and relationships in adolescence. It begins with an overview of research...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Compensating for Psychological Deficits and Declines

    Managing Losses and Promoting Gains

    Edited by Roger A. Dixon, Lars B„ckman

    The concept of compensation in psychology refers to processes through which a gap or mismatch between current accessible skills and environmental demands is reduced or closed. These gaps can be principally the result of losses, such as those associated with aging or interpersonal role changes;...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Progress in Psychological Science around the World. Volume 1 Neural, Cognitive and Developmental Issues.

    Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology

    Edited by Qicheng Jing, Mark R. Rosenzweig

    Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press