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Atypical Child Development in Context

£17.99

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The main circumstances of atypical child development are explored using theoretical approaches and many case studies, and the implications for intervention and the family discussed.

Green wraps. Spine uncreased, internally unmarked, as new. xvi + 280pp.

This book considers the important issues of 'normality' and 'atypicality' in child development. Using various theoretical approaches to developmental psychology, it examines some of the main circumstances of atypical development from a psychological perspective. A range of topics are presented and linked through a theoretical framework, including - emotional and behavioural difficulties - child abuse - learning difficulties Possible explanations of the 'how's and 'why's of atypical development are discussed in relation to research findings. Implications for intervention and the family are presented. With case studies throughout, Atypical Child Development in Context offers the reader an understanding of the circumstances and conditions associated with children experiencing difficulties in development, and will be of interest to students of child development, both typical and atypical, and to professionals in education, social work, nursing and allied disciplines.

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Author(s):
Empson, Janet M. & Nabuzoka, Dabie
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition:
1st Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333949358
ISBN-13:
9780333949351
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Title:
Atypical Child Development in Context

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The main circumstances of atypical child development are explored using theoretical approaches and many case studies, and the implications for intervention and the family discussed.

Green wraps. Spine uncreased, internally unmarked, as new. xvi + 280pp.

This book considers the important issues of 'normality' and 'atypicality' in child development. Using various theoretical approaches to developmental psychology, it examines some of the main circumstances of atypical development from a psychological perspective. A range of topics are presented and linked through a theoretical framework, including - emotional and behavioural difficulties - child abuse - learning difficulties Possible explanations of the 'how's and 'why's of atypical development are discussed in relation to research findings. Implications for intervention and the family are presented. With case studies throughout, Atypical Child Development in Context offers the reader an understanding of the circumstances and conditions associated with children experiencing difficulties in development, and will be of interest to students of child development, both typical and atypical, and to professionals in education, social work, nursing and allied disciplines.

Author(s):
Empson, Janet M. & Nabuzoka, Dabie
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition:
1st Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333949358
ISBN-13:
9780333949351
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Title:
Atypical Child Development in Context

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