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  1. The Development Of Play

    3rd Edition

    By David Cohen

    Edited by David Cohen

    Series: Concepts in Developmental Psychology

    Why do children play? What can children learn from playing? What have psychologists learned from 150 years of studying play – usually a bit too seriously? The Development of Play explores the central role of play in childhood development. David Cohen examines how children play with objects, with...

    Published February 16th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Development of Commonsense Psychology

    By Chris Moore

    Series: Developing Mind Series

    How do children develop an understanding of people as psychological entities - as feeling, thinking beings? How do they come to understand human behavior as driven by desires and informed by reason? These questions are at the heart of contemporary research on children’s "theories of mind." Although...

    Published February 3rd 2006 by Psychology Press

  3. Recess

    Its Role in Education and Development

    By Anthony D. Pellegrini

    Series: Developing Mind Series

    Writing a book about recess could be a very questionable endeavor for a serious academic psychologist. At first blush it seems to be a pretty trivial topic. It's the time during the school day where there's a break from what's typically considered the most serious work of the day--reading, writing,...

    Published June 10th 2005 by Psychology Press

  4. Introduction to Vygotsky, Second Edition

    Edited by Harry Daniels

    Lev Vygotsky provided the twentieth century with an enticing mix of intellectual traditions within an attempt to provide an account of the social formation of the mind. His legacy is an exciting, but at times chaotic fusion of ideas. An Introduction to Vygotsky, Second Edition provides students...

    Published April 14th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Dyadic And Group Perspectives On Close Relationships

    Special Issue of International Journal of Behavioral Development

    Edited by Brett Laursen

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Behavioral Development

    The papers in this special issue apply two recent data analytic techniques to the study of family and close peer relationships. The Actor-Partner Interdependent Model incorporates the perspectives of both participants in a dyad into analyses that describe shared and unique views of the relationship...

    Published March 17th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. Life-span Development

    Frameworks, Accounts and Strategies, 2nd Edition

    By Leonie Sugarman

    Series: New Essential Psychology

    This thorough revision of the highly successful first edition of Life-Span Development offers the reader a wide-ranging and thought provoking account of human development throughout the lifespan. The lifespan approach emphasises that development does not stop when we cease to be adolescents but...

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  7. Social and Personality Development

    By Tina Abbott

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Social and Personality Development looks at the processes by which we come to be who we are. It covers a range of topics central to personality and developmental psychology. The book is arranged in three sections, the first covering the main theories of personality, the second describing the...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Social and Personality Development

    By Tina Abbott

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Social and Personality Development looks at the processes by which we come to be who we are. It covers a range of topics central to personality and developmental psychology. The book is arranged in three sections, the first covering the main theories of personality, the second describing the...

    Published November 8th 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Social Child

    Edited by Anne Campbell, Steve Muncer

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    Research in the field of human social development is moving at an astonishing pace. Within psychology, children's social behaviour has attracted interest from cognitive, social, clinical, and educational psychologists employing a wide variety of techniques that range from conversational analysis to...

    Published February 2nd 1999 by Psychology Press

  10. The Development of Social Cognition

    Edited by Suzanne Hala

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    The Development of Social Cognition presents a lively, up-to-date examination of both the classical issues and contemporary understanding of theory and research in social cognitive development. The initial chapters highlight one of the central, theoretical tensions in the field, which is whether...

    Published November 30th 1998 by Psychology Press