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    Assessing Bilingual Children in Context: An Integrated Approach

    This book explores the interplay between factors impacting English language learners and considers implications for assessment. It advocates for an integrated assessment of bilingual children that considers multiple influences.

    December 2013 | Hardcover

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    Pretend Play in Childhood: Foundation of Adult Creativity

    By Russ, Sandra W.

    This book reviews the theory and research on pretend play and creativity, including cognitive and affective processes involved in play and creativity, possible evolutionary purposes of play, and its cultural variations.

    October 2013 | Hardcover

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    Mechanisms of Social Connection: From Brain to Group

    This book is an interdisciplinary exploration of how social connections are expressed at the neurological, developmental, dyadic, and group levels.

    August 2013 | Hardcover

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    APA Dictionary of Lifespan Developmental Psychology

    This abridgment of the APA Dictionary of Psychology is specifically tailored for scholars and students who focus on the field of developmental psychology. The basic lexicon of development across the lifespan is illuminated in thousands of entries and hundreds of cross-references representing theoretical, biosocial, cognitive, and psychosocial categories.

    June 2013 | Hardcover

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    Families of Children With Developmental Disabilities: Understanding Stress and Opportunities for Growth

    By Carroll, David W.

    This book synthesizes research from a wide variety of disciplines to help developmental and family psychologists support families of children with disabilities and address the many challenges and stressors that these families face.

    June 2013 | Hardcover

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    Cognition and Brain Development: Converging Evidence From Various Methodologies

    The international contributors to this book present the latest advances in the science of cognitive development, using convergent methodologies derived from behavioral experimentation, electrophysiology, eye-tracking, genetics, and neuroimaging studies.

    January 2013 | Hardcover

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    Authoritative Parenting: Synthesizing Nurturance and Discipline for Optimal Child Development

    This book updates the thinking about authoritative parenting, which combines high levels of both responsiveness and demandingness. The book demonstrates the style's effectiveness in fostering high achievement, emotional adjustment, self-reliance, and social confidence in children and adolescents.

    November 2012 | Hardcover

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    The Journey From Child to Scientist: Integrating Cognitive Development and the Education Sciences

    In this book, a diverse group of contributors examine the practical implications of insights into cognitive development for children in the classroom.

    March 2012 | Hardcover

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    Caring for Ourselves: A Therapist's Guide to Personal and Professional Well-Being

    By Baker, Ellen K.

    This book demonstrates a way to balance personal and professional lives by tending physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and the need to feel connected.

    January 2012 | Softcover

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    The Adolescent Brain: Learning, Reasoning, and Decision Making

    This book examines the ways in which brain development impacts reasoning and decision-making in adolescents, from the use and function of memory and representation, to judgment, mathematical problem-solving and the construction of meaning.

    December 2011 | Hardcover

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