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  1. Theories of Human Development

    By Barbara M. Newman, Philip R. Newman

    Intended for courses on theories of human development, this new text presents nine theories grouped into three major families - those that emphasize biological systems; those that emphasize environmental factors; and those that emphasize a dynamic interaction between biological and environmental...

    Published March 5th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. An Outline of Piaget's Developmental Psychology

    By R.M. Beard

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  3. Piaget's Theory

    By G. Brown, C. Desforges

    This book was first published in 1979....

    Published November 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Development Of Play

    3rd Edition

    By David Cohen

    Edited by David Cohen

    Series: Concepts in Developmental Psychology

    Why do children play? What can children learn from playing? What have psychologists learned from 150 years of studying play – usually a bit too seriously? The Development of Play explores the central role of play in childhood development. David Cohen examines how children play with objects, with...

    Published February 16th 2006 by Routledge

  5. 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 20th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 18th 2004 by Routledge

  7. 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 27th 2004 by Routledge

  8. 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 September 1st 2003 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 21st 2002 by Routledge

  10. 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 11th 2001 by Routledge