Developmental Psychology and Family Studies Textbooks

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Family Theories

  1. Handbook of Family Theories

    A Content-Based Approach

    Edited by Mark A. Fine, Frank D. Fincham

    Organized by content areas rather than by theory, this comprehensive, accessible handbook helps readers gain greater insight into how key theories have impacted today’s family research. Most competing books, organized by theory, do not provide a strong sense of the links between theory and research...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Adult Attachment in Family Relationships

    Research, Assessment and Intervention

    By Antonia Bifulco, Geraldine Thomas

    Attachment theory has become a key focus of both research and practice in understanding and treating psychological and social risk for marital and relationship problems, parenting and clinical disorders. In particular, adult attachment style is a key explanatory factor for understanding problems in...

    Published September 25th 2012 by Routledge