Essays on Issues in Applied Developmental Psychology and Child Psychiatry (Mellen Studies in Psychology S. v. 1)

Essays on Issues in Applied Developmental Psychology and Child Psychiatry (Mellen Studies in Psychology S. v. 1)

By: Amer Hosin (author)Hardback

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This collection describes and reviews some key applied areas relevant to child development, linking practice and theory. The topics covered include: child rearing practices; children and violence; the development of fear; drugs; mental health; and social inequality.


Theories and factors influencing child development, Jess Prior; child-rearing practices and the development of social competence - a cross cultural perspective, Dimitra Hartas and Marie Parker-Jenkins; child development and the influences of media violence - the role of creative thinking ability, Simon Moore, Carol Denyer, Alice Klien; child development and the political violence of Northern Ireland, Micheal F. Roe, Frances McLernon, Ed Cairns; state of children in conflict and the impact of war on the development of young children and adult family members - issues from past and contemporary research on PTSD, Amer A. Hosin; childhoods marked by abuse and violence - legacies of harm, Liz Kelly, Linda Regan; fears in children - a cross-cultural perspective, Brian Yeo; current knowledge of obsessive compulsive disorder in children and adolescents, Aisha Othman Jan, Khalid Ali Al-Abbadey; an overview of developmental risk in children of drug-using parents, David Goosey; perceptions and use of drugs among adolescents of some ethnic minority groups in the United Kingdom, Tim Walpole, Manjit Bola; drug abuse - a proessional service to under-18 substance users in Portsmouth, Dawn L. Roberts; adolescent development, Jean Whyte; social inequality, policy formation and children's mental well-being, Eileen O'Keefe, Christine Hogg.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773475199
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 428
  • ID: 9780773475199
  • ISBN10: 0773475192

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