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  1. Developmental Transitions across the Lifespan

    Selected works of Leo B. Hendry

    By Leo B Hendry

    Series: World Library of Psychologists

    Leo B. Hendry is one of the foremost developmental psychologists of his generation. His diverse range of interests have included studies on young people’s involvement in competitive sports, investigations into teacher and pupil relations in school, adolescents’ leisure pursuits and their family...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Handbook of Intraindividual Variability Across the Life Span

    Edited by Manfred Diehl, Karen Hooker, Martin J. Sliwinski

    Intraindividual variability (IIV) of human development and behavior across the entire life-span is explored in this new book. Leading researchers summarize recent findings on the extent, role, and function of IIV in human development with a focus on how, when, and why individuals change over time....

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults

    A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy

    By Brad Sachs

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults is an indispensible guidebook to the unique set of problems and opportunities that families face when young adults are experiencing difficulty pulling anchor and setting sail. Renowned clinician Brad Sachs, PhD, provides both a conceptual...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Research on Adult Learning and Development

    Edited by M Cecil Smith, Nancy DeFrates-Densch, Assistant Editor

    The time is right for this comprehensive, state-of-the-art Handbook that analyzes, integrates, and summarizes theoretical advances and research findings on adult development and learning - a rapidly growing field reflecting demographic shifts toward an aging population in Western societies....

    Published November 7th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Human Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Paul W. Foos, M. Cherie Clark

    This text offers a readable and friendly presentation of the important methods, findings, and theories of human aging, while actively involving the reader in meaningful exercises and critical thinking. Students are repeatedly challenged to apply information in the text to the older adults in their...

    Published December 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. Adulthood

    By Evie Bentley

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Adulthood is an accessible text which deals with the vital area of adult psychological development. It combines detailed accounts of the main theories and evidence on the psychology of adulthood with thorough discussion and commentary, presented in a concise and friendly form. The book's approach...

    Published January 15th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Baby Boomers Grow Up

    Contemporary Perspectives on Midlife

    Edited by Susan Krauss Whitbourne, Sherry L. Willis

    The goal of this volume is to examine development in middle age from the perspective of baby boomers -- a unique cohort in the United States defined as those individuals born from 1946 to 1962. This is the largest cohort ever to enter middle age in Western society, and they currently represent...

    Published July 14th 2006 by Psychology Press

  8. The Transition to Adulthood and Family Relations

    An Intergenerational Approach

    By Eugenia Scabini, Elena Marta, Margherita Lanz

    Series: Studies in Adolescent Development

    This book explores the development of a new path of transition between adolescence and adulthood in recent generations. Whereas traditionally the transition into adulthood was marked by a clear and irreversible change in condition, we are now seeing a continuance in the role and...

    Published March 16th 2006 by Psychology Press

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