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  1. Impact of Divorce, Single Parenting and Stepparenting on Children

    A Case Study of Visual Agnosia

    Edited by E. Mavis Hetherington, Josephine D. Arasteh

    This book, a result of a conference sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, explores developmental and clinical evidence of how divorce, and the transition to single parenting and stepparenting affects children. Many of the articles collected here look at the...

    Published September 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  2. Memory Development

    Universal Changes and Individual Differences

    Edited by Franz E. Weinert, Marion Perlmutter

    This volume, a collection of papers resulting from a conference sponsored by the Max Planck Society, presents an overview of past research on memory development, possible applications of this research, and new ideas for future areas of study. The role of cognitive components in the development of...

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  3. Multidimensional Functional Assessment of Older Adults

    The Duke Older Americans Resources and Services Procedures

    By Gerda G. Fillenbaum

    Reliable, easily administered, and objective ways of assessing the well-being of the elderly and their use of, and need for, services are rare. The author of this study provides current information on the Multidimensional Functional Assessment of Older Adults (MFAQ) -- the most widely used...

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  4. Constructivism in the Computer Age

    Edited by George Forman, Peter B. Pufall

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    Discussing the future value of computers as tools for cognitive development, the volume reviews past literature and presents new data from a Piagetian perspective. Constructivism in the Computer Age includes such topics as: teaching LOGO to children; the computers effects on social development;...

    Published May 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  5. Child Development in a Life-Span Perspective

    Edited by E. Mavis Hetherington, Richard M. Lerner, Marion Perlmutter

    Comprised of papers written by members of the Social Science Research Council Subcommittee on Child Development in Life-Span Perspective, this book provides a representation of the current status of the relation between child development and the life- span. It suggests the possible synthesis of...

    Published May 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  6. A Secure Base

    Clinical Applications of Attachment Theory

    By John Bowlby

    In this collection of lectures Dr Bowlby describes recent findings, and gives an outline of the main features of attachment theory, now widely recognised as a most productive conceptual framework within which to organise the evidence. In the final lecture he shows how this knowledge, when applied...

    Published May 4th 1988 by Routledge

  7. Integrative Processes and Socialization

    Early To Middle Childhood

    Edited by Thomas D. Yawkey, James E. Johnson

    This book provides insight into the complex nature of socialization and development by exploring the interrelations among such topics as play, diet, social cognition, self-concept, friendship, family, and school. This book also examines the contributions and impact of intrapersonal and...

    Published April 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. Development During the Transition to Adolescence

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 21

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, W. Andrew Collins

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    Research on the processes of change during the transition from middle childhood to adolescence has been a relatively neglected area of scholarship until recently. This volume, features prominent researchers who provide integrative accounts of their research programs, focusing on processes of...

    Published March 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  9. The First Compendium of Social Network Research Focusing on Children and Young Adult

    Social Networks of Children, Adolescents, and College Students

    Edited by Suzanne Salzinger, John Antrobus, Muriel Hammer

    Research on adult personal-social networks has contributed greatly to an understanding of mental health, illness, and responses to stress. Fueled by this successful research and a growing concern for today's youth, the contributors to this volume have conducted investigations into the functioning...

    Published February 29th 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Spatial Cognition

    Brain Bases and Development

    Edited by Joan Stiles-Davis, Mark Kritchevsky, Ursula Bellugi

    Looking at the ways humans perceive, interpret, remember, and interact with events occurring in space, this book focuses on two aspects of spatial cognition: How does spatial cognition develop? What is the relation between spatial cognition and the brain? This book offers a unique opportunity to...

    Published February 29th 1988 by Psychology Press