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Forthcoming Developmental Psychology Books

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  1. Constraints on Language Acquisition

    Studies of Atypical Children

    Edited by Helen Tager-Flusberg

    After decades of research most scholars generally agree that language acquisition is a complex and multifaceted process that involves the interaction of innate biologically-based mechanisms devoted to language, other non-linguistic cognitive and social mechanisms, linguistic input, and information...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Psychology of Learning Science

    Edited by Shawn M. Glynn, Bruce K. Britton

    Focusing on the teaching and learning of science concepts at the elementary and high school levels, this volume bridges the gap between state-of-the-art research and classroom practice in science education. The contributors -- science educators, cognitive scientists, and psychologists -- draw clear...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Meanings of Menopause

    Historical, Medical, and Cultural Perspectives

    Edited by Ruth Formanek

    In this scholarly compilation of a major event in the life of every woman, editor Ruth Formanek has adopted an avowedly multidisciplinary mandate: to illuminate menopause as both an event and a stage of life by gathering together a variety of discipline-specific meanings and research perspectives.&...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Development in Context

    Acting and Thinking in Specific Environments

    Edited by Robert H. Wozniak, Kurt W. Fischer

    In this volume leading developmentalists address the question of how children's thinking develops in context by drawing on the theories of Vygotsky, Gibson, and Piaget. Analyses of the ecology and the dynamics of behavior have become popular, emphasizing the particulars of people acting in specific...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. The Development and Treatment of Childhood Aggression

    Edited by Kenneth H. Rubin, Debra J. Pepler

    Comprised of papers and commentaries from the Earlscourt Symposium on Childhood Aggression held in Toronto, Canada, this volume reflects the Earlscourt Child and Family Centre's commitment to linking clinical practice to identifiable research-based interventions which are known to be effective in...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Development of Person-context Relations

    Edited by Thomas A. Kindermann, Jaan Valsiner

    Traditionally, developmental psychology has its focus on individuals. Developmentalists aim to describe regularities in individuals' change and development across time, to explain the processes and mechanisms that are involved in producing change and regularity, and eventually, to design strategies...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Infant Development

    Perspectives From German-speaking Countries

    Edited by Michael E. Lamb, Heidi Keller

    Most German-speaking researchers in the area of infant development are familiar with the research conducted in English. However, most English-speaking researchers are relatively unaware of the work currently being done in German. This volume is designed to remedy this imbalance and to promote...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Field Dependence-independence

    Bio-psycho-social Factors Across the Life Span

    Edited by Seymour Wapner, Jack Demick

    The papers presented in this volume seek to illuminate relationships among the cognitive style of field dependence- independence and biological, psychological, and sociocultural aspects of human functioning across the life span. The book begins by addressing fundamental issues concerning the role...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Caregiving Systems

    Informal and Formal Helpers

    Edited by Steven H. Zarit, Leonard I. Pearlin

    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...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Adolescent Storm and Stress

    An Evaluation of the Mead-freeman Controversy

    By James E. C“t‚, James E. Cote

    In 1928, Margaret Mead published her first book, entitled Coming of Age in Samoa, in which she described to the Western world an exotic culture where people "came of age" with a minimum of "storm and stress." In 1983, Derek Freeman, an Australian anthropologist, published a book in which he...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press