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Handbook of Adolescent Development Research and Its Impact on Global Policy

Handbook of Adolescent Development Research and Its Impact on Global Policy

Jennifer E. Lansford and Prerna Banati (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190847128
eISBN:
9780190847159
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190847128.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Of 1.2 billion adolescents in the world today, 90% live in low- and middle-income countries. These adolescents not only face many challenges but also represent a resource to be cultivated through ... More

Socio-Economic Environment and Human PsychologySocial, Ecological, and Cultural Perspectives

Socio-Economic Environment and Human Psychology: Social, Ecological, and Cultural Perspectives

Ayse K. Üskül and Shigehiro Oishi (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190492908
eISBN:
9780190879853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190492908.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This edited volume underlines the value of attending to socioecological approaches in understanding the relationship between the economic environment and human psychology by including state-of-the ... More

Society in the SelfA Theory of Identity in Democracy

Society in the Self: A Theory of Identity in Democracy

Hubert J.M. Hermans

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190687793
eISBN:
9780190687823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190687793.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In this book, Hubert Hermans, internationally known as the creator of the dialogical self theory, launches a new and original theory in which he links society with the most intimate regions of self ... More

Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Michele J. Gelfand, Chi-yue Chiu, and Ying-yi Hong (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Volume 7 of the Advances in Culture and Psychology series showcases cutting-edge contributions from internationally renowned culture scholars who span the discipline of culture and psychology and ... More

Twice ExceptionalSupporting and Educating Bright and Creative Students with Learning Difficulties

Twice Exceptional: Supporting and Educating Bright and Creative Students with Learning Difficulties

Scott Barry Kaufman (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190645472
eISBN:
9780190645496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190645472.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book is dedicated to supporting children who simultaneously have areas of giftedness (i.e., have exceptional capacities, competencies, creativity, and commitments) while also having exceptional ... More

Gender, Sex, and SexualitiesPsychological Perspectives

Gender, Sex, and Sexualities: Psychological Perspectives

Nancy Dess, Jeanne Marecek, and Leslie Bell (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190658540
eISBN:
9780190658571
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190658540.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This volume is a compendium of conceptual frameworks and associated research approaches used for inquiry into gender, sex, and sexualities. It is suitable for use as an advanced textbook. Part I ... More

The Philosophy of Quantitative MethodsUnderstanding Statistics

The Philosophy of Quantitative Methods: Understanding Statistics

Brian D. Haig

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190222055
eISBN:
9780190871734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190222055.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book is concerned with the conceptual foundations of research methods. In particular, it undertakes a philosophical examination of a number of different quantitative research methods that are ... More

Renewing Democracy in Young America

Renewing Democracy in Young America

Daniel Hart and James Youniss

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190641481
eISBN:
9780190641504
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190641481.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology

This book suggests that youth civic development should be promoted by providing young people with opportunities to participate in community life. This book makes four arguments. The first of these is ... More

The Moral Punishment Instinct

The Moral Punishment Instinct

Jan-Willem van Prooijen

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190609979
eISBN:
9780190610005
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609979.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Across time and cultures, ranging from ancient hunter-gatherers, to holy scriptures, to contemporary courts of law, it has been common for people to punish offenders. Furthermore, punishment is not ... More

Alcohol Use DisordersA Developmental Science Approach to Etiology

Alcohol Use Disorders: A Developmental Science Approach to Etiology

Hiram E. Fitzgerald and Leon I. Puttler (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190676001
eISBN:
9780190676032
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676001.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Psychology

Chapters in this volume reflect, to one degree or another, eight critical aspects of contemporary research attempting to understand the etiologic processes that heighten risk or resilience factors ... More

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