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Forthcoming Child Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Culture and Early Interactions (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Tiffany M. Field, Anita Miller Sostek, Peter Vietze, P. Herbert Leiderman

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the late 1960s, after a period of intense acceleration of the pace of research on human infancy, a number of investigators – some anthropologists, some psychologists, some psychiatrists and paediatricians, and even a few ethologists – developed the conviction that certain contributions to the...

    To Be Published May 7th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Memory Development in Children (PLE: Memory)

    By Peter A. Ornstein

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Memory

    Originally published in 1978, the contributors to this volume offer here chapters and position papers concerned with children’s memory. The chapters represent in-depth reports on children’s sensory memory, rehearsal processes, and organizational processes, as well as treatments of constructive...

    To Be Published May 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. The Good Life

    Wellbeing and the new science of altruism, selfishness and immorality

    By Graham Music

    Are we born selfish or primed to help others? Does stress make people more antisocial? Can we ever be genuinely altruistic? This book explores some of the dilemmas at the heart of being human. Integrating cutting edge studies with in-depth clinical experience, Graham Music synthesizes a wealth of...

    To Be Published May 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Play in Healthcare

    Using Play to Promote Child Development and Wellbeing

    Edited by Alison Tonkin

    The importance of play in children’s health and care services, both as a form of therapy and as a distraction, is often overlooked. This unique text promotes developmentally appropriate provision within healthcare settings for children and young people and provides an introduction to the...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Developmental Pathways Through Middle Childhood

    Rethinking Contexts and Diversity as Resources

    Edited by Catherine R. Cooper, Cynthia T. Garc¡a Coll, W. Todd Bartko, Helen M. Davis, Celina Chatman

    When can contexts and diversity be resources, rather than risks, for children's developmental pathways? Scholars, policy makers, and practitioners increasingly realize that middle childhood matters as a time when children's pathways diverge, as they meet new and overlapping contexts they must...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Always Separate, Always Connected

    Independence and Interdependence in Cultural Contexts of Development

    By Catherine Raeff

    In recent years, there has been a proliferation of theoretical and empirical scholarship on how issues of human separateness, or independence, and issues of human connectedness, or interdependence, are played out in diverse cultural contexts. Despite agreement on the value of understanding culture...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. Understanding Emotional Development

    Providing Insight into Human Lives

    By Robert Lewis Wilson, Rachel Wilson

    The development of our emotions through childhood, adolescence and beyond has been a topic of significant interest in recent years. From insights gathered through neuroscience, to research on resilience and regulation, the literature is excitingly diverse, enabling a range of professionals to...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Mind and Media

    The Effects of Television, Video Games, and Computers

    By Patricia M. Greenfield

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Cyberbullying

    From Theory to Intervention

    Edited by Francine Dehue, Conor McGuckin, Trijntje Vollink

    Series: Current Issues in Social Psychology

    The study of cyberbullying has exploded since its first appearance in a peer-reviewed journal article, as recently as 2005. This volume aims to make clear and practical sense of this proliferation of coverage, definining the problem of cyberbullying, exploring its unique features, and presenting a...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Psychology Press