Developmental Psychology and Family Studies Textbooks

New, Upcoming and Key Titles 2014

Social and Personality Development

  1. Personality Assessment

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert P. Archer, Steven R. Smith

    The first edition of Personality Assessment provided an overview of the most popular self-report and performance-based personality assessment instruments. The chapter authors were key members in creating or developing the research base for the eight test instruments covered in the book. The text...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 24th 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. 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

  4. Attitudes and Attitude Change

    2nd Edition

    By Tobias Vogel, Michaela Wanke, Gerd Bohner

    Series: Social Psychology: A Modular Course

    This new edition of Attitudes and Attitude Change provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to basic issues in the psychological study of attitudes. Drawing on the latest research it provides coverage of all the key issues in this area, including attitude formation and change, the...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Psychology Press