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Featured news and products from Routledge Developmental Psychology

Textbooks

  1. New Textbook: Moral Development: Theory and Applications

    Vozzola masterfully delves into controversial areas with finesse, examines unresolved disputes without hesitation and throughout it all maintains a friendly writing style. The book will engage students, broaden their imaginations, and guide them in practical application." – Darcia Narvaez, University of Notre Dame, USA

    To receive your complimentary exam copy for your upcoming course, please click here.

  2. Developmental Psychology and Family Studies Textbooks - 20% OFF ALL TITLES

    This catalog showcases textbooks in Developmental Psychology and Family Studies published by Psychology Press, Routledge, and Guilford Press.

    Instructors can request exam copies of course texts.

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New Titles

  1. Love matters. And we have the science to prove it.

    Should I put my baby in a nursery?
    Can we prevent anti-social behavior?
    Will my depression be passed on to my child?

    This new edition of Why Love Matters, by Sue Gerhardt, throws some fresh light on these perennially challenging questions by updating its popular and accessible account of how the brain develops in early life.  

  2. New: The Good Life

    Are we born selfish or primed to help others? Does stress make people more antisocial? Can we ever be genuinely altruistic?

    This book explores some of the dilemmas at the heart of being human. Integrating cutting edge studies with in-depth clinical experience, Graham Music synthesizes a wealth of fascinating research into an explanation of altruism, cooperation and generosity and shows how we are primed to turn off the ‘better angels of our nature’ in the face of stress, anxiety and fear. 

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Professional

  1. Love matters. And we have the science to prove it.

    Should I put my baby in a nursery?
    Can we prevent anti-social behavior?
    Will my depression be passed on to my child?

    This new edition of Why Love Matters, by Sue Gerhardt, throws some fresh light on these perennially challenging questions by updating its popular and accessible account of how the brain develops in early life.  

  2. Social Understanding and Social Lives - now in paperback

    Claire Hughes' book Social Understanding and Social Lives: From Toddlerhood Through to the Transition to School was awarded the British Psychological Society's 2013 Book Award (Academic Monograph category). It is now available in paperback.

     

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Research & Reference

  1. Announcing Routledge Handbooks Online!

    Routledge Handbooks Online brings together Routledge Handbooks, Companions, and Worlds content into one brand new, innovative digital platform.

    Routledge Handbooks Online is fully searchable and truly interdisciplinary.

    Free trials of Routledge Handbooks Online are available to qualifying institutions. Ask your librarian to sign up for a free trial today! Click here for information on how to sign up for a free trial.

  2. The Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference catalog

    Build your psychology library collection with the Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference online catalog, featuring new and recent handbooks, monographs, special issues as books, multi-volume sets including Library Editions and Major Works, and Revivals.

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General Interest

  1. Interview with John Coleman: Why Won’t My Teenager Talk to Me?

    Listen to the insightful podcast with John Coleman, a trained psychologist and renowned youth advocate, where he discusses his new book, Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?


     

  2. Congratulations to author Michael E. Lamb!

    Michael E. Lamb has won the 2014 G. Stanley Hall Award for Distinguished Contribution to Developmental Psychology and the 2013 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Psychology and Law, from the American Psychology-Law Society

    For more on the award, click here.

    For a full listing of Michael E. Lamb's publications with Routledge/Psychology Press, click here.  

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News

  1. #PSY50K: £100/$160 Worth of Books Giveaway to Celebrate 50K on Twitter

    We have hit 50,000 followers on Twitter! To celebrate this @psypress milestone, we want to thank you, our followers, by giving you the chance to win £100/$160 worth of books for one of your friends.

  2. Love matters. And we have the science to prove it.

    Should I put my baby in a nursery?
    Can we prevent anti-social behavior?
    Will my depression be passed on to my child?

    This new edition of Why Love Matters, by Sue Gerhardt, throws some fresh light on these perennially challenging questions by updating its popular and accessible account of how the brain develops in early life.  

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New textbooks in established subject areas for students at all stages of their degree

Course Guides

The courses below offer a listing of the most current textbooks from Routledge Developmental Psychology. You can also continue browsing our complete catalog of textbook options. If you'd like to consult with one of our representatives, browse our contact listings.

Companion Websites

Many of our key textbooks and course books have companion websites that provide additional resources to educators and students such as; information, downloads, tools and supplemental materials for the books they accompany.
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Browse and download our Catalogs, brochures and leaflets

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    American Psychological Association 2014 Annual Convention

    The 122nd APA Annual Convention | Washington, D.C., Aug. 7-10, 2014

    Online Catalog or Download PDF

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    Developmental Psychology

    New, Upcoming and Key Titles 2015

    Online Catalog

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    Psychology Textbooks

    New, Upcoming, and Key Titles 2015

    Online Catalog


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