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Forthcoming Parenting and Families Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Conceptualizing and Measuring Father Involvement

    Edited by Randal D. Day, Michael E. Lamb

    After decades of focusing on the mother's role in parenting, family studies researchers have turned their attention to the role of the father in parenting and family development. The results shed new light on childhood development and question conventional wisdom by showing that beyond providing...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Couple Observational Coding Systems

    Edited by Patricia K. Kerig, Donald H. Baucom

    A companion volume to Family Observational Coding Systems, this book moves from the triad to the dyad and provides a showcase for significant developments in the coding of intimate couple interactions. The hope is that this book will contribute to the broadening and deepening of the field by...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Fathers Who Fail

    Shame and Psychopathology in the Family System

    By Melvin R. Lansky

    Despite the burgeoning literature on the role of the father in child development and on fathering as a developmental stage, surprisingly little has been written about the psychiatrically impaired father. In Fathers Who Fail, Melvin Lansky remedies this glaring lacuna in the literature. ...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Patterns of Attachment (Classic Edition)

    A Psychological Study of the Strange Situation

    By Mary D. Salter Ainsworth, Mary C. Blehar, Everett Waters, Sally N. Wall

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    Ethological attachment theory is a landmark of 20th century social and behavioral sciences theory and research. This new paradigm for understanding primary relationships across the lifespan evolved from John Bowlby’s critique of psychoanalytic drive theory and his own clinical observations,...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Family-Centered Prevention Programs for Children and Adolescents

    Theory, Research, and Large-Scale Dissemination

    Prevention science and public health are becoming increasingly important areas of scientific endeavor, and new prevention and public health centers are emerging on university campuses across the country. Much of this increased interest has been generated by research demonstrating that prevention is...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Serving Military Families in the 21st Century, Second Edition

    By Karen Rose Blaisure, Tara Saathoff-Wells, Angela Pereira, Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, Amy Laura Dombro

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This book introduces readers to military life. Stories from those in active duty, veterans, and their families bring experiences to life. Research, theories, and policies are reviewed to better prepare readers for working with military families. Featured throughout are Voices from the Frontline...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Evidence Based Approaches to Sexuality Education

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Evidence Based Parenting Education

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by James, Jr. J. Ponzetti

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cyberbullying

    From Theory to Intervention

    Edited by Trijntje Vollink, Francine Dehue, Conor McGuckin

    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 August 1st 2015 by Psychology Press