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Forthcoming Social Development and Personality Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Development from Adolescence to Early Adulthood

    A dynamic systemic approach to transitions and transformations

    By Marion Kloep, Leo Hendry, Rachel Taylor, Ian Stuart-Hamilton

    Series: Explorations in Developmental Psychology

    Traditionally, the subject of adolescent development has been explored using a stage based approach, often with an emphasis on the potential risks and problems of adolescence. Taking a different approach, in this book the authors draw upon a wealth of research to examine the period of development...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Developmental Science

    An Advanced Textbook, 7th Edition

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein, Michael E. Lamb

    Developmental Science: An Advanced Text is the most complete and cutting-edge introduction to the field available today. Since its initial publication, the key purpose of the text has been to furnish inclusive developmental perspectives on all substantive areas in psychology—neuroscience,...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Addressing Loneliness

    Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions

    Edited by Ami Sha'ked, Ami Rokach

    Series: Researching Social Psychology

    This is a volume on loneliness and what can be done to address its pain. While most books simply describe loneliness from one author’s point of view, this volume includes a comprehensive review of the literature and employs top researchers in the field discuss their own research findings,...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Social and Cognitive Development in the Context of Individual, Social, and Cultural Processes

    Edited by Janette Benson, Catherine Raeff

    Several recent analyses have focused on how social and cultural factors shape development, but less well understood are the individual constructive processes involved in this interplay. This volume showcases varied theoretical and empirical approaches to how individual, social and cultural factors...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Rewriting the Self

    History, Memory, Narrative

    By Mark Freeman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Autobiography

    Originally published in 1993. This book explores the process by which individuals reconstruct the meaning and significance of past experience. Drawing on the lives of such notable figures as St Augustine, Helen Keller and Philip Roth as well as on the combined insights of psychology, philosophy and...

    To Be Published August 13th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Meaning, measurement, and correlates of moral development

    Edited by Daniel Brugman, Monika Keller, Bryan Sokoll

    Morality has once again become an important focus of research in different scientific disciplines, from biology, neuroscience and evolutionary psychology, to social psychology, economics, and political philosophy. One of the reasons for this renewed interest stems from the tragedies that human...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Child at School

    Interactions with peers and teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Blatchford, Anthony D. Pellegrini, Ed Baines

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    What is the nature of children’s social life in school? How do their relationships and interactions with peers, teachers and other school staff influence their development and experience of school? This book, written by leading researchers in educational and developmental psychology, provides...

    To Be Published October 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Revisiting the Self

    Social Science Perspectives

    Edited by Charalambos Tsekeris

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Who am I? Or, even more curiously, who are you? These are questions about the self – that aspect of who we are that we believe defines, or at least describes, each of us. The self is not merely an internal creation, however. Family, friends, colleagues, and acquaintances all contribute to who we...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Adolescence and Body Image

    From Development to Preventing Dissatisfaction

    By Lina A Ricciardelli, Zali Yager

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Body image is a significant issue for the majority of adolescents. Anxieties relating to body image can be crippling across both genders, their debilitating effects sometimes leading to mental health problems. This important book is the first of its kind to focus specifically on adolescents,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Childhood Friendships and Peer Relations

    Friends and Enemies

    By Barry Schneider

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    The new edition of Childhood Friendships and Peer Relations provides an up-to-date and accessible overview of how children develop social competence in different environments, from school to cyberspace. It will be essential reading for all students of developmental psychology and educational...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge