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by Natacha DacinÃ© & Valery Numa
This bilingual (French and English) book of weekly thoughts is intended to serve you as a meditation tool that will help you enjoy all that life has to offer, being grateful to those who had laid you a hand and to have a positive life attitude ...eBook
How Teens Construct Their Worlds
by Judith G. Smetana
This book provides an in-depth examination of adolescents’ social development in the context of the family. <ul> <li>Grounded in social domain theory, the book draws on the author’s research over the past 25 years</li> <li>Draws from the resultseBook
Life-Course Perspectives on Late Life Health Inequalities
by Toni C. Antonucci, PhD, PhD James Jackson, PhD & PhD Harvey Sterns, PhD
<p>It is increasingly recognized that an individual's experience of old age is fundamentally influenced by their earlier life experiences. This volume of the Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics begins with an overview of the theoretical ...eBook
Emerging Perspectives on Resilience in Adulthood and Later Life
by Bert Hayslip, Jr., PhD
<p>"This collection is a timely and excellent contribution to the study of resilience and the field of gerontology."--<b>Anthropology and Aging Quarterly</b></p><p>This state-of-the science, multidisciplinary <i>Annual Review of Gerontology and ...eBook
Subjective Aging: New Developments and Future Directions
by Manfred Diehl, PhD & Hans-Werner Wahl, PhD
<p>How do individuals perceive the experience of aging? Can this perception predict such developmental outcomes as functional health or mortality? The 35th volume of <b>ARGG</b> encompasses the most current and fruitful research findings about ...eBook
by Morrison, Frederick J
Applied Developmental Psychology: Volume 2 is a collection of papers from different experts in the field of psychology in an attempt to put forth a vision of psychology as a developmental science through its applications in different studies. ...eBook
by McAdams, Dan P.
Drawing on state-of-the-art personality and developmental research, this book presents a new and broadly integrative theory of how people come to be who they are over the life course. Preeminent researcher Dan P. McAdams traces the development ...eBook
by Mischel, Theodore
<p>Cognitive Development and Epistemology is a collection of papers delivered at a conference attended by psychologists and philosophers to explore broad issues relating to the conceptual framework needed for the explanation of human actions. ...eBook
by Klausmeier, Herbert J.
Cognitive Development of Children and Youth: A Longitudinal Study presents a theory of cognitive development, including descriptive information and conclusions based on a longitudinal study.<br><br>This book discusses the mental operations in ...eBook
by Olson, David R.
Cognitive Development: The Child's Acquisition of Diagonality is an empirical and rational enquiry into the child's development of a conceptual system relating to the concept of the diagonal during the age range three to six years. A detailed ...eBook
by Aronfreed, Justin
Conduct and Conscience: The Socialization of Internalized Control over Behavior covers the concept and mechanism of socialization and internalization and their role in human conduct and behavior. <br>This book consists of 12 chapters and begins ...eBook
by Jordan, Thomas E.
Development in the Preschool Years: Birth to Age Five reports a prospective longitudinal analysis of influences on development in the years from birth to age five. While speculation on the ways in which young children grow tends to be in terms ...eBook
by Axelrod, Saul
The Effects of Punishment on Human Behavior is a collection of essays that discusses the procedural and ethical issues of the use of electric shock as a treatment for severe behavior problems. The book presents the different types of extraneous ...eBook
by Plutchik, Robert
Emotions in Early Development reviews important theoretical advances in the understanding of emotions in early development, paying particular attention to issues such as the extent to which infants are born with certain emotions; how one infers ...eBook
by L.P. Middler
<p>Basic Trust vs. Basic Mistrust (also called simply Trust vs. Mistrust) is the stage of the infant, according to Erikson’s “Eight Ages of Man.” Solving the conflict between trust and mistrust is basically a function of the maternal ...eBook
by Tony Crisp
<p>ARE you the same person now that you were fifteen years ago? In fact, are you the same person you were just seven years ago? Most of us have heard the old saying that every cell in the body is changed over a period of years; but recent ...eBook
by Robert Johnston PhD
<p>Robert Johnston PhD believes that if the mind were properly understood, spiritual and material self-sufficiency could be accomplished in early adulthood. In Finding Me and You, he autobiographically introduces his understanding – modern, ...eBook
by LaBarba, Richard C.
Foundations of Developmental Psychology is designed for the student seeking a comprehensive introduction to developmental psychology as a developmental science. The intent is to introduce the field in a manner comparable to the introductory ...eBook
by Steve Canty
In the last two decades North American and European cultures have seen a consistent increase in the number of random mass shootings uniformly committed by socially isolated white males. This book hypothesizes the source of white male violence ...eBook
by Lefkowitz, Monroe M.
Growing Up to be Violent: A Longitudinal Study of the Development of Aggression deals with the study of psychosocial development concerning aggressive behavior in third-grade schoolchildren and their upbringing. The design of the study is ...eBook