Handbook of Parenting

Handbook of Parenting
Author : Marc H. Bornstein
Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 636
Release : 2019-03-08
ISBN 10 : 9780429804236
ISBN 13 : 0429804237
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Parenting Book Description:

This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward understanding the many diverse aspects of parenting. Contributors to the Handbook look to the most recent research and thinking to shed light on topics every parent, professional, and policymaker wonders about. Parenting is a perennially "hot" topic. After all, everyone who has ever lived has been parented, and the vast majority of people become parents themselves. No wonder bookstores house shelves of "how-to" parenting books and magazine racks in pharmacies and airports overflow with periodicals that feature parenting advice. However, almost none of these is evidence-based. The Handbook of Parenting is. Period. Each chapter has been written to be read and absorbed in a single sitting, and includes historical considerations of the topic, a discussion of central issues and theory, a review of classical and modern research, and forecasts of future directions of theory and research. Together, the five volumes in the Handbook cover Children and Parenting, the Biology and Ecology of Parenting, Being and Becoming a Parent, Social Conditions and Applied Parenting, and the Practice of Parenting. Volume 1, Children and Parenting, considers parenthood as a functional status in the life cycle: Parents protect, nurture, and teach their progeny, even if human development is more dynamic than can be determined by parental caregiving alone. Volume 1 of the Handbook of Parenting begins with chapters concerned with how children influence parenting. Notable are their more obvious characteristics, like child age or developmental stage; but subtler ones, like child gender, physical state, temperament, mental ability, and other individual-differences factors, are also instrumental. The chapters in Part I, on Parenting across the Lifespan, discuss the unique rewards and special demands of parenting children of different ages and stages – infants, toddlers, youngsters in middle childhood, and adolescents—as well as the modern notion of parent-child relationships in emerging adulthood, adulthood, and old age. The chapters in Part II, on Parenting Children of Varying Status, discuss common issues associated with parenting children of different genders and temperaments as well as unique situations of parenting adopted and foster children and children with a variety of special needs, such as those with extreme talent, born preterm, who are socially withdrawn or aggressive, or who fall on the autistic spectrum, manifest intellectual disabilities, or suffer a chronic health condition.

Handbook of Parenting
Language: en
Pages: 636
Authors: Marc H. Bornstein
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward un
Handbook of Applied Developmental Science
Language: en
Pages: 2296
Authors: Richard M. Lerner
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: SAGE

The Handbook of Applied Developmental Science is the only work to comprehensively present the latest theory, research, and application from applied developmenta
Handbook of Dynamics in Parent-Child Relations
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Leon Kuczynski
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: SAGE

This handbook provides an interdisciplinary perspective on theory, research and methodology on dynamic processes in parent-child relations. It focuses on cognit
Handbook of Parenting: Children and parenting
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: James Swenson
Categories: Child rearing
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Psychology Press

V.1. Children and parenting. v.2. Biology and ecology of parenting. v.3. Status and social conditions of parenting. v.4. Applied and practical parenting.
Handbook of Parenting: Applied and practical parenting
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: Marc H. Bornstein
Categories: Child rearing
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Psychology Press

V.1. Children and parenting. v.2. Biology and ecology of parenting. v.3. Status and social conditions of parenting. v.4. Applied and practical parenting.
Handbook of Parenting: Children and parenting
Language: en
Pages: 600
Authors: Marc H. Bornstein
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Psychology Press

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Handbook of Parenting: Status and social conditions of parenting
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: Marc H. Bornstein
Categories: Child rearing
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Volume 3.
Handbook of Parenting
Language: en
Pages: 876
Authors: Marc H. Bornstein
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-01 - Publisher: Routledge

This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward un
The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Infant Development, Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: J. Gavin Bremner
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Now part of a two-volume set, the fully revised and updated second edition of The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Infant Development, Volume 1: Basic Research provi
Handbook of Adolescent Development Research and Its Impact on Global Policy
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Jennifer E. Lansford
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Of the 1.2 billion adolescents in the world today, 90% live in low- and middle-income countries. These adolescents face many challenges in their lives. Enrollme