ISBN-10:
047076886X
ISBN-13:
9780470768860
Pub. Date:
10/16/2012
Publisher:
Wiley
Handbook of Psychology, Volume 6: Developmental Psychology / Edition 2

Handbook of Psychology, Volume 6: Developmental Psychology / Edition 2

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Handbook of Psychology, Volume 6: Developmental Psychology / Edition 2

Psychology is of interest to academics from many fields, as well as to the thousands of academic and clinical psychologists and general public who can't help but be interested in learning more about why humans think and behave as they do. This award-winning twelve-volume reference covers every aspect of the ever-fascinating discipline of psychology and represents the most current knowledge in the field. This ten-year revision now covers discoveries based in neuroscience, clinical psychology's new interest in evidence-based practice and mindfulness, and new findings in social, developmental, and forensic psychology.

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ISBN-13: 9780470768860
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 10/16/2012
Pages: 752
Sales rank: 950,009
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author

Irving B. Weiner, Ph.D., is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the University of South Florida and former Director of Psychological Services at the University of South Florida Psychiatry Center in Tampa, Florida. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and of the Association for Psychological Science, a Diplomat of the American Board of Professional Psychology in both Clinical and Forensic Psychology, and a Licensed Psychologist in the State of Florida. He is currently President of APA Division 5 (Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics) and Past President of APA Division 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology), formerly president of the Society for Personality Assessment and of the International Rorschach Society, and a recipient of the Society for Personality Assessment Distinguished Contribution Award. He has authored or edited over 15 scholarly and professional books including the first edition of the Handbook of Psychology and, with W. Edward Craighead, the fourth edition of the Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology.

Table of Contents

Handbook of Psychology Preface xi

Irving B. Weiner

Volume Preface xiii
Richard M. Lerner, M. Ann Easterbrooks, and JayanthiMistry

Contributors xv

I FOUNDATIONS OF DEVELOPMENT ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN 1

1 DEVELOPMENTAL SCIENCE ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN: AN INTRODUCTION3
Richard M. Lerner, M. Ann Easterbrooks, and JayanthiMistry

2 METATHEORIES, THEORIES, AND CONCEPTS IN THE STUDY OFDEVELOPMENT 19
Willis F. Overton and Ulrich Múller

II INFANCY AND EARLY CHILDHOOD 59

3 INFANT PERCEPTION AND COGNITION 61
John Colombo, Caitlin C. Brez, and Lori M. Curtindale

4 SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN INFANCY 91
M. Ann Easterbrooks, Jessica Dym Bartlett, Marjorie Beeghly, andRoss A. Thompson

5 THE DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOBIOLOGY OF STRESS AND EMOTION INCHILDHOOD 121
Camelia E. Hostinar and Megan R. Gunnar

6 PARENT–INFANT COMMUNICATIVE INTERACTIONS IN CULTURALCONTEXT 143
Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda and Lulu Song

III CHILDHOOD 171

7 LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT 173
Laura Wagner and Erika Hoff

8 COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN CHILDHOOD: A CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVE197
David Henry Feldman

9 EMOTION AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT 215
E. Mark Cummings, Julia M. Braungart-Rieker, and Tina D. DuRocher Schudlich

10 SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS IN MIDDLECHILDHOOD 243
Joan E. Grusec, Maria Paula Chaparro, Megan Johnston, and AmandaSherman

11 CULTURE AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT 265
Jayanthi Mistry, Mariah Contreras, and Ranjana Dutta

IV ADOLESCENCE 287

12 PUBERTY: ITS ROLE IN DEVELOPMENT 289
Elizabeth J. Susman and Lorah D. Dorn

13 SCHOOLS AS DEVELOPMENTAL CONTEXTS DURING ADOLESCENCE321
Jacquelynne S. Eccles and Robert W. Roeser

14 IDENTITY DEVELOPMENT, PERSONALITY, AND WELL-BEING INADOLESCENCE AND EMERGING ADULTHOOD: THEORY, RESEARCH, AND RECENTADVANCES 339
Seth J. Schwartz, M. Brent Donnellan, Russell D. Ravert, KoenLuyckx, and Byron L. Zamboanga

15 POSITIVE YOUTH DEVELOPMENT: PROCESSES, PHILOSOPHIES, ANDPROGRAMS 365
Jacqueline V. Lerner, Edmond P. Bowers, Kelly Minor, Michelle J.Boyd, Megan Kiely Mueller, Kristina L. Schmid, Christopher M.Napolitano, Selva Lewin-Bizan, and Richard M. Lerner

16 ADOLESCENTS, PARENTS, FRIENDS/PEERS: A RELATIONSHIPS MODEL393
Marc H. Bornstein, Justin Jager, and Laurence D.Steinberg

V ADULTHOOD AND AGING 435

17 DISEASE, HEALTH, AND AGING IN THE FIRST DECADE OF THE 21STCENTURY 437
Ilene C. Siegler, Hayden B. Bosworth, Adam Davey, and Merrill F.Elias

18 COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN ADULTHOOD AND AGING 451
Roger A. Dixon, G. Peggy McFall, Bonnie P. Whitehead, and SandaDolcos

19 PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT IN ADULTHOOD AND OLD AGE 475
Rosanna M. Bertrand, Eileen Kranz Graham, and Margie E.Lachman

20 SOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS AND AGING 495
Toni C. Antonucci, Kira S. Birditt, and Kristine J.Ajrouch

VI APPLIED DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN515

21 APPLIED DEVELOPMENTAL SCIENCE: CONTRIBUTIONS AND CHALLENGESFOR THE 21ST CENTURY 517
Celia B. Fisher, Nancy A. Busch-Rossnagel, Daniela S. Jopp, andJoshua L. Brown

22 DISABILITIES AND DEVELOPMENT 547
Penny Hauser-Cram, Amanda M. Cannarella, Miriam Tillinger, andAshley C. Woodman

23 CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND THE LAW 571
Michael E. Lamb and Lindsay C. Malloy

24 HEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 595
Fred W. Vondracek and Ann C. Crouter

25 SUCCESSFUL AGING 615
Alexandra M. Freund, Jana Nikitin, and Michaela Riediger

26 DEVELOPMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES: TECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT639
Marina Umaschi Bers and Elizabeth R. Kazakoff

Author Index 659

Subject Index 711

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