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Forthcoming Social Development and Personality Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Transition to Adulthood and Family Relations

    An Intergenerational Approach

    By Elena Marta

    This book explores the development of a new path of transition between adolescence and adulthood in recent generations. Whereas traditionally the transition into adulthood was marked by a clear and irreversible change in condition, we are now seeing a continuance in the role and...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Security of Attachment and the Social Development of Cognition

    By Elizabeth Meins

    Security of Attachment and the Social Development of Cognition investigates how children's security of attachment in infancy is related to various aspects of their cognitive development over the preschool years. The book thus constitutes an ambitious attempt to build bridges between the domains of...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Developmental Transitions across the Lifespan

    Selected works of Leo B. Hendry

    By Leo B Hendry

    Series: World Library of Psychologists

    Leo B. Hendry is one of the foremost developmental psychologists of his generation. His diverse range of interests have included studies on young people’s involvement in competitive sports, investigations into teacher and pupil relations in school, adolescents’ leisure pursuits and their family...

    To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Addressing Loneliness

    Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions

    Edited by Ami Rokach, Ami Sha'ked

    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 May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 June 26th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. 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, with the potential pitfalls and upsets of adolescence often focussed upon. In this book the authors draw on a wealth of research to examine the period of development from adolescence to adulthood...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Identity Formation, Youth, and Development

    A Simplified Approach

    By James E. Cote, Charles Levine

    The concept of identity is one of the most important ideas the social sciences have investigated in recent years, yet no introductory textbooks are available to those who want to gain a sense of this burgeoning field. The first of its kind, this text provides an introduction to the scientific study...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Adolescence and Body Image

    From Development to Prevention

    By Lina A Ricciardelli, Zali Yager

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Adolescence is a notoriously challenging period for a range of issues, but coming to terms with how we look can be the most difficult. During a time of immense biological and social change, dissatisfaction with body image is one of the most pervasive concerns affecting young people world-wide,...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 July 20th 2015 by Routledge