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Forthcoming Child Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Psychology of Infancy (Psychology Revivals)

    By Victoria Hazlitt

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1933, this volume was the result of many years’ careful first-hand study of child psychology enriched by the author’s unusually wide experience in dealing with the subject with students. It was intended to follow the development of children from infancy to adolescence, but...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. The Psychobiology of Affective Development (PLE: Emotion)

    Edited by Nathan A. Fox, Richard J. Davidson

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1984, this was the first volume on this topic to appear in an emerging area of study at the time. The Editors were selective in choosing their contributions to the volume to ensure that both the developmental and neuropsychological domains were well represented. One of the...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Emotion, Cognition, Health, and Development in Children and Adolescents (PLE: Emotion)

    Edited by Elizabeth J. Susman, Lynne V. Feagans, William J. Ray

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1992 this title came out of a conference on emotion and cognition as antecedents and consequences of health and disease processes in children and adolescents. The theoretical rationale for the conference was based on the assumption that the development of emotion, cognition,...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Cross-Cultural Roots of Minority Child Development

    Edited by Patricia M. Greenfield, Rodney R. Cocking

    Series: Psychology Press Classic Editions

    Cross-Cultural Roots of Minority Child Development was the first volume to analyze minority child development by comparing minority children to children in their ancestral countries, rather than to children in the host culture. It was a ground-breaking volume that not only offered an historical...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Mind and Media

    The Effects of Television, Video Games, and Computers

    By Patricia M. Greenfield

    Series: Psychology Press Classic Editions

    Patricia M. Greenfield was one of the first psychologists to present new research on how various media can be used to promote social growth and thinking skills. In this now classic, she argues that each medium can make a contribution to development, that each has strengths and weaknesses, and that...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Understanding and Healing Emotional Trauma

    Conversations with Pioneering Clinicians and Researchers

    By Daniela F. Sieff

    Understanding and Healing Emotional Trauma is an interdisciplinary book which explores our current understanding of the forces involved in both the creation and healing of emotional trauma. Through engaging conversations with pioneering clinicians and researchers, Daniela F. Sieff offers accessible...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Understanding Emotional Development

    Providing Insight into Human Lives

    By Robert Lewis Wilson, Rachel Wilson

    Understanding Emotional Development provides an insightful and comprehensive account of the development and impact of our emotions through infancy, childhood and adolescence. The book covers a number of key topics: The nature and diversity of emotion and its role in our lives Differences...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Piaget Today (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Barbel Inhelder, Denys de Caprona, Angela Cornu-Wells

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1987, the contributors bring their different orientations to the study of child development and genetic epistemology to show the continuing value of Piaget's theory and its fruitfulness in providing insights which permit the advancement of science. This volume contains the...

    To Be Published December 5th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. 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....

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Psychology of Environmental Problems

    Psychology for Sustainability, 4th Edition

    By Britain A. Scott, Susan M. Koger, Elise L. Amel, Christina Manning

    This engaging and insightful textbook applies psychological theory and research to environmental problems that are the result of human behavior. It addresses the mismatch between how humans meet their needs and wants, and the natural ecological order. The text explores the origins of the current...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Psychology Press