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  1. 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...

    Published November 28th 2005 by Psychology Press

  2. 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...

    Published June 26th 2005 by Psychology Press

  3. A Young Mind in a Growing Brain

    By Jerome Kagan, Norbert Herschkowitz

    A Young Mind in a Growing Brain summarizes some initial conclusions that follow simultaneous examination of the psychological milestones of human development during its first decade and what has been learned about brain growth. This volume proposes that development is the process of experience...

    Published May 19th 2005 by Psychology Press

  4. Child Welfare

    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    Edited by Nick Frost

    Series: Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    This collection focuses on child welfare in its specific sense: welfare and social interventions with children and young people undertaken by State bodies or NGO's. The term 'child welfare' is deployed differently in diverse international settings. In the United Kingdom child welfare tends to refer...

    Published November 17th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Children in Difficulty

    A guide to understanding and helping, 2nd Edition

    By Julian Elliott, Maurice Place

    Written by two practising clinicians, this book is a guide for those who work with children. In clear, simple language it focuses upon some of the most common, yet often incapacitating, difficulties which are frequently encountered by young children and adolescents. After introducing and...

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Research Manual in Child Development

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Lorraine Nadelman, Lorraine Nadelman, Lorraine Nadelman

    This unique hands-on lab manual in child development provides great ideas and resources for teaching research courses involving child subjects. It includes projects in psychomotor/perceptual, cognitive, and social development. Projects are preceded by background essays on the history of that topic,...

    Published August 31st 2003 by Psychology Press

  7. Twins - From Fetus to Child

    Edited by Alessandra Piontelli

    Though much has been written about twins, very little research has been done into their everyday lives, both postnatal and prenatal. In this fascinating new study Alessandra Piontelli follows the development and behaviour of thirty pairs of twins from their early life in the womb through to their...

    Published February 20th 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Language and Thought of the Child

    By Jean Piaget

    Series: Routledge Classics

    This book is for anyone who has ever wondered how a child develops language, thought, and knowledge. Before this classic appeared, little was known of the way children think. In 1923, however, Jean Piaget, the most important developmental psychologist of the twentieth century, took the...

    Published October 10th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Discussions on Child Development

    Volume one

    Edited by Barbel Inhelder, J. M. Tanner

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  10. B. Child Development

    Child development is a key area of modern psychology and the Tavistock Institute is well known for its research in this area. This set makes available a range of studies within this important field from adult-child relationships and early influences through to education, delinquency and neuroses....

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge