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  1. Development and Prevention of Behaviour Problems

    From Genes to Social Policy

    Edited by Richard E. Tremblay, Marcel A. G. van Aken, Willem Koops

    This book brings together world leading researchers from diverse fields to explore the potential causes of the development of behaviour problems. The book presents theories that hope to influence public health, education and social policy in the prevention of the costly social troubles that...

    Published October 22nd 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. The Development and Treatment of Girlhood Aggression

    Edited by Debra J. Pepler, Kirsten C. Madsen, Christopher D. Webster, Kathryn S. Levene

    After decades of neglect, researchers have begun to focus attention on the development and outcomes of girlhood aggression. This comprehensive volume provides an account of some of the pioneering research in the field. Its central aims are to highlight current understanding, identify key components...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. The Development of Social Cognition and Communication

    Edited by Bruce D. Homer, Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda

    For young children, two of the most important tasks they face are learning how to communicate and learning how to think about themselves and the social world around them. The premise of this book is that these two tasks are inherently linked. The communicative routines and language that children...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. Art and Human Development

    Edited by Constance Milbrath, Cynthia Lightfoot

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    This interdisciplinary volume explores art, its development, and its role in the construction of knowledge. Presenting theory and research on artistic development as a cultural and creative endeavor, contributors examine the origins of human art during the Paleolithic cultural revolution, as part...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Psychology Press

  5. Theory of Mind

    Beyond the Preschool Years

    By Scott A. Miller

    This is the first book to provide a comprehensive review of the burgeoning literature on theory of mind (TOM) after the preschool years and the first to integrate this literature with other approaches to the study of social understanding. By highlighting the relationship between early and...

    Published April 6th 2012 by Psychology Press

  6. A Dynamic Systems Approach to Adolescent Development

    Edited by Saskia Elske Kunnen

    Series: Studies in Adolescent Development

    The dynamic systems approach is a rapidly expanding advancement in the study of developmental research, particularly in the domain of adolescent development. It provides a unique way of examining the subject, and this innovative study of developmental processes helps social scientists to translate...

    Published November 4th 2011 by Psychology Press

  7. Social and Personality Development

    An Advanced Textbook

    Edited by Michael E. Lamb, Marc H. Bornstein

    This new text contains parts of Bornstein and Lamb’s Developmental Science, 6th edition, along with new introductory material, providing a cutting edge and comprehensive overview of social and personality development. Each of the world-renowned contributors masterfully introduces the history...

    Published March 25th 2011 by Psychology Press

  8. National Identity and Ingroup-Outgroup Attitudes in Children: The Role of Socio-Historical Settings

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Louis Oppenheimer, Martyn Barrett

    Series: Special Issues of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    This special issue reports the findings from eight studies which examined children’s national identifications and national attitudes. Data were collected from 725 7- and 11-year-old children living in countries that have or have not experienced violence or war in the recent past. Twelve national...

    Published February 1st 2011 by Psychology Press

  9. Adolescent Rationality and Development

    Cognition, Morality, and Identity, Third Edition

    By David Moshman

    Frequently cited in scholarly books and journals and praised by students, this book focuses on developmental changes and processes in adolescence rather than on the details and problems of daily life. Major developmental changes associated with adolescence are identified. Noted for its...

    Published January 6th 2011 by Psychology Press

  10. Deception

    A Young Person's Life Skill?

    By Rachel Taylor, Lynsey Gozna

    Series: Studies in Adolescent Development

    This book considers the role of deception during adolescence, and explores the factors which underpin adolescents’ choice to deceive, whether these deceptions will be successful, and the ways in which such lies could be detected. While deception is considered to be antisocial or even pathological...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Psychology Press