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"This is the top text in my view. … I feel very comfortable introducing this book to undergraduates as well as graduates because of the level of the writing. … It is hard to find a book that provides a foundation for family policy … this is the best available. … Bogenschneider provides structure and tools for understanding how policy is done." – Clinton Gudmunson, Iowa State University, USA
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This catalog showcases textbooks in Developmental Psychology and Family Studies published by Psychology Press, Routledge, and Guilford Press.
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Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal data from over 7,000 U.S. families as well as results from a 32 nation study, the book presents the latest research on the extent to which spanking is used in different cultures and the subsequent effects of its use on children and on society.
Covering recent developments in the field of evolutionary psychology, Menelaos Apostolou reveals the extent of parental attempts to control the mating decisions of their offspring and investigates the qualities parents seek in prospective in-laws.
Available in August 2013, this bundle of twenty books from the Psychology Revivals series encompasses a wide range of titles from across the behavioural sciences and would be a useful resource for your library.
This bundle contains reissues of titles from Routledge and Psychology Press, and includes early works from psychologists who went on to become leaders in their fields, as well as shaping the world of psychology as we know it today. Find out more about the Psychology Revivals Bundle.
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.
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