View All Book Series

BOOK SERIES


Current Issues in Developmental Psychology


6 Series Titles

Per Page
Sort

Display
Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder

Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder

1st Edition

Anna Barnett, Elisabeth Hill
April 01, 2019

Although Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD, sometimes referred to as ‘Dyspraxia’) has received less attention than other developmental disorders, its impact can be severe and long-lasting. This volume takes a unique approach, pairing companion chapters from international experts in motor...

Early Word Learning

Early Word Learning

1st Edition

Gert Westermann, Nivedita Mani
November 10, 2017

Early Word Learning explores the processes leading to a young child learning words and their meanings. Word learning is here understood as the outcome of overlapping and interacting processes, starting with an infant’s learning of native speech sounds to segmenting proto-words from fluent speech,...

New Perspectives on Moral Development

New Perspectives on Moral Development

1st Edition

Charles C. Helwig
October 09, 2017

This volume presents a selection of some of the most exciting new perspectives on moral development that have emerged over the last decade and have transformed our understanding of the field. The contributors to this book cut across traditional boundaries to provide an innovative and integrative...

Current Issues in Developmental Disorders

Current Issues in Developmental Disorders

1st Edition

Chloë R. Marshall
May 31, 2017

Cognitive development in children is a highly complex process which, while remarkably resilient, can be disrupted in a variety of ways. This volume focuses on two types of neurodevelopmental disorder: syndromic conditions such as fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, Williams syndrome and...

Trust and Skepticism: Children's selective learning from testimony

Trust and Skepticism: Children's selective learning from testimony

1st Edition

Elizabeth J. Robinson, Shiri Einav
April 10, 2014

Children learn a great deal from other people, including history, science and religion, as well as language itself. Although our informants are usually well-intentioned, they can be wrong, and sometimes people deceive deliberately.  As soon as children can learn from what others tell them, they...

Gender and Development

Gender and Development

1st Edition

Patrick Leman, Harriet Tenenbaum
December 09, 2013

Children are born into a world infused with gendered information. An understanding of what it is to be a boy or girl can be critical in forming social relationships, social identities, and learning how to think and behave. Gender and Development is an important new volume that charts how children...

AJAX loader