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Forthcoming Social Development and Personality Development Books

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  1. 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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Children and Separation

    Socio-Genealogical Connectedness Perspective

    By Kwame Owusu-Bempah

    Childhood separation and loss have become virtually a way of life for a large number of children throughout the world. Children separated from their genetic parent(s) and consequently their genealogical, social and cultural roots due to processes such as adoption, parental divorce/separation, donor...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Maternal Sensitivity

    Mary Ainsworth's Enduring Influence on Attachment Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications

    Edited by Klaus E. Grossmann, Inge Bretherton, Everett Waters, Karin Grossmann

    Mary Ainsworth’s work on the importance maternal sensitivity for the development of infant attachment security is widely recognized as one of the most revolutionary and influential contributions to developmental psychology in the 20th century. Her longitudinal studies of naturalistic mother-infant...

    To Be Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Temperament (PLE: Emotion)

    Early Developing Personality Traits

    By Arnold H. Buss, Robert Plomin

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1984, this title looks at the development of temperament in early life. At the time of publication there were three major perspectives of temperament: paediatrics, individual differences in infants and inherited personality traits that appear in early life. Whatever the...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Understanding and Healing Emotional Trauma

    Conversations with Pioneering Clinicians and Researchers

    By Daniela F. Sieff

    Understanding and Healing Emotional Trauma is an interdisciplinary book which explores our current understanding of the forces involved in both the creation and healing of emotional trauma. Through engaging conversations with pioneering clinicians and researchers, Daniela F. Sieff offers accessible...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Emotional Development

    Providing Insight into Human Lives

    By Robert Lewis Wilson, Rachel Wilson

    Understanding Emotional Development provides an insightful and comprehensive account of the development and impact of our emotions through infancy, childhood and adolescence. The book covers a number of key topics: The nature and diversity of emotion and its role in our lives Differences...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Mind and Media

    The Effects of Television, Video Games, and Computers

    By Patricia M. Greenfield

    Series: Psychology Press Classic Editions

    In this now classic, Patricia M. Greenfield argues that each medium can make a contribution to development, that each has strengths and weaknesses, and that the ideal childhood environment includes a multimedia approach to learning....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Siblings in Adolescence

    Emerging individuals, lasting bonds

    By Angela Ittel, Aiden Sisler

    Series: Studies in Adolescent Development

    How do brothers and sisters shape one another? Siblings in Adolescence provides a comprehensive overview of the most up-to-date, international empirical research on the sibling bond during the critical adolescent years. The authors examine how the relationship impacts on adolescent development, as...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Childhood Friendships and Peer Relations

    Friends and Enemies

    By Barry Schneider

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Adolescence and Body Image

    From Development to Prevention

    By Lina A Ricciardelli

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge