Advances In Child Development And Behavior by BensonAdvances In Child Development And Behavior by Benson

Advances In Child Development And Behavior


Hardcover | March 10, 2014

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Volume 46 ofAdvances in Child Development and Behaviorincludes chapters that highlight some the most recent research in this area.

A wide array of topics are discussed in detail, including internalization and socialization, infants' discovery of structure, adolescents' theories of the commons, lesbian and gay parenting, early childhood and family interventions, predicting aggression, causal inference in early development, pubertal development, the impact on children of parental deployment to war, vocabulary development for English learners in the early grades, and adaptive tool-use in early childhood.

Each chapter provides in-depth discussions, and this volume serves as an invaluable resource for developmental or educational psychology researchers, scholars, and students.

  • Chapters highlight some of the most recent research in the area
  • A wide array of topics are discussed in detail
Janette B. Benson is an Associate Professor in the Psychology Department at the University of Denver. She served for five years as the Director of the University-wide Office of Academic Assessment and co-chaired the successful University reaccreditation. Most recently she served as the Associate Dean of the Morgridge College of Educati...
Title:Advances In Child Development And BehaviorFormat:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:March 10, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128002859

ISBN - 13:9780128002858

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Table of Contents

1. Demystifying Internalization and Socialization: Linking Conceptions of How Development Happens to Organismic-Developmental Theory
2. Adolescents' Theories of the Commons
3. LGB-Parent Families: The Current State of the Research and Directions for the Future
4. The Impact of Parental Deployment to War on Children: The Crucial Role of Parenting
5. Shining Light on Infants' Discovery of Structure
6. Development of Adaptive Tool-Use in Early Childhood: Sensori-Motor, Social, and Conceptual Factors
7. Edge Replacement and Minimality as Models of Causal Inference in Children
8. Applying Risk and Resilience Models to Predicting the Effects of Media Violence on Development
9. Bringing a Developmental Perspective to Early Childhood and Famly Interventionists: Where to Begin
10. Vocabulary Development and Intervention for English Learners in the Early Grades