The Handbook of Life-Span Development, Social and Emotional Development / Edition 1

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In the past fifty years, scholars of human development have been moving from studying change in humans within sharply defined periods, to seeing many more of these phenomenon as more profitably studied over time and in relation to other processes. The Handbook of Life-Span Development, Volume 2: Social and Emotional Development presents the study of human development conducted by the best scholars in the 21st century. Social workers, counselors and public health workers will receive coverage of the social and emotional aspects of human change across the lifespan.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470390122
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 8/9/2010
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 749
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.20 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Table of Contents

VOLUME II: Social and Emotional Development.

Handbook Preface (Richard M. Lerner Tufts University).

1. Introduction: Social and Emotional Development across theLife Span (Alexandra M. Freund University of Zurich, Michael LambUniversity of Cambridge).

2. Neurobiological Bases of Social Behavior across the Life Span(Stephen W. Porges and C. Sue Carter University of Illinois atChicago).

3. The Development of Emotion Regulation: A NeuropsychologicalPerspective (Marc D. Lewis, Rebecca Todd, and Xiaowen Xu Universityof Toronto).

4. Dynamic Integration of Emotion and Cognition: EquilibriumRegulation and Development (Gisela Labouvie-Vief University ofGeneva, Daniel Grühn North Carolina State University, JosephStuder University of Geneva).

5. Self-Regulation across the Life Span (G. John Geldhof, ToddD. Little, and John Colombo University of Kansas).

6. Self and Identity across the Life Span (Dan P. McAdams andKeith S. Cox Northwestern University).

7. Temperament and Personality through the Life Span (John E.Bates, Alice C. Schermerhorn, and Jackson A. Goodnight IndianaUniversity).

8. Life-Span Perspectives on Positive Personality Development inAdulthood and Old Age (Ursula M. Staudinger and Catherine BowenJacobs University Bremen).

9. Coping across the Life Span (Carolyn M. Aldwin Oregon StateUniversity, Loriena A.Yancura University of Hawai'i, Manoa, DariaK. Boeninger Arizona State University).

10. Gendered Behavior across the Life Span (Melissa HinesUniversity of Cambridge).

11. Intimate Relationships across the Life Span (Lisa M.Diamond, Christopher P. Fagundes, and Molly R. ButterworthUniversity of Utah).

12. Convoys of Social Relations: Integrating Life-Span andLife-Course Perspectives (Toni C. Antonucci University of Michigan,Katherine L. Fiori Adelphi University, Kira Birditt and Lisa M. H.Jackey University of Michigan).

13. Achievement Motives and Goals: A Developmental Analysis(Andrew J. Elliot University of Rochester, David E. Conroy ThePennsylvania State University, Kenneth E. Barron James MadisonUniversity, Kou Murayama Tokyo Institute of Technology).

14. Developmental Psychopathology (Dante Cicchetti University ofMinnesota).

15. Developing Civic Engagement within a Civic Context JonathanF. Zaff America's Promise Alliance (Daniel Hart Rutgers, the StateUniversity of New Jersey, Constance A. Flanagan The PennsylvaniaState University, James Youniss Catholic University of America,Peter Levine Tufts University).

16. Religious and Spiritual Development across the Life Span: ABehavioral and Social Science Perspective (W. George Scarlett andAmy Eva Warren Tufts University).

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