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  1. Clinical Applications of Bowen Family Systems Theory

    By Peter Titelman

    One look inside Clinical Applications of Bowen Family Systems Theory, and you’ll see that your most current clinical dilemmas are not as difficult to solve as you think. You’ll find plenty of information to assist you in treating a vast audience of populations--the elderly, college students,...

    Published October 4th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Parenting and Child Development in Nontraditional Families

    Edited by Michael E. Lamb

    The goal of this volume is to discuss--in depth--the ways in which various "deviations" from "traditional" family styles affect childrearing practices and child development. Each of the contributors illustrates the dynamic developmental processes that characterize parenting and child development in...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  3. 101 More Interventions in Family Therapy

    By Thorana S Nelson, Terry S Trepper

    Inside 101 More Interventions in Family Therapy, you'll discover many revolutionary and flexible strategies for family counseling intervention that you can tailor, amend, and apply in your own practice. Designed to appeal to professionals of beginning, intermediate, or advanced level status, 101...

    Published July 6th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Families, Risk, and Competence

    Edited by Michael Lewis, Candice Feiring

    The problems of studying families arise from the difficulty in studying systems where there are multiple elements interacting with each other and with the child. How should this system be described? Still other problems relate to indirect effects; namely the influence of a particular dyad's...

    Published June 30th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Studying Minority Adolescents

    Conceptual, Methodological, and Theoretical Issues

    Edited by Vonnie C. McLoyd, Laurence Steinberg

    In the burgeoning research literature on adolescents, the relative paucity of work examining ethnic variations in developmental processes is a glaring gap, particularly because approximately one third of American young people now come from an ethnic minority background. A primary factor in this...

    Published June 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  6. Parental Descriptions of Child Personality

    Developmental Antecedents of the Big Five?

    Edited by Gedolph A. Kohnstamm, Charles F. Halverson, Jr., Ivan Mervielde, Valerie L. Havill, Charles F. Halverson

    This book reports the first attempt in the child development literature to examine the structure of early personality based on parents' free-descriptions of their children. It is an important piece of research because of its cross-national focus on personality development. The authors present a...

    Published April 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  7. Dialectical Approaches to Studying Personal Relationships

    Edited by Barbara M. Montgomery, Leslie A. Baxter

    This book describes many different and useful ways of understanding personal relationships from a dialectical perspective. It is written for scholars in higher education, both faculty and students, across many fields within the social sciences and the humanities who seek answers to questions about...

    Published February 28th 1998 by Psychology Press

  8. Teenage Pregnancy

    The Interaction of Psyche and Culture

    By Anne L Dean

    Unwed teenage pregnancy is a national problem - and a puzzle for clinicians and social psychologists. For how are we to understand a pattern of behavior that is strongly motivated and yet likely to end in unfortunate outcomes? Moreover, why does the pattern of unwed teenage pregnancy repeat in...

    Published December 31st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Personality and Family Development

    An Intergenerational Longitudinal Comparison

    By Klaus A. Schneewind, Stefan Ruppert, Klaus Schneewind

    This unique volume presents the results of a study of 200 German families over a period of 16 years from 1976 to 1992. This study--the findings of which yield a host of new insights into the dynamics of cross-generational personality and family development--is based on an ecopsychological framework...

    Published September 30th 1997 by Psychology Press

  10. The Family on the Threshold of the 21st Century

    Trends and Implications

    Edited by Solly Dreman

    Is there life for the family in the 21st century? Pessimists view the traditional two-parent nuclear family as a relic of the past, attributing their gloomy outlook to increased demands from the workplace, rampant technological advancement, and the pursuit of personal achievement at the expense of...

    Published June 30th 1997 by Psychology Press