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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

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

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

Self-Esteem in Time and PlaceHow American Families Imagine, Enact, and Personalize a Cultural Ideal

Self-Esteem in Time and Place: How American Families Imagine, Enact, and Personalize a Cultural Ideal

Peggy J. Miller and Grace E. Cho

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780199959723
eISBN:
9780190698898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199959723.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Self-Esteem in Time and Place reveals how self-esteem became a touchstone of American childrearing in the early years of the twenty-first century. Until now, almost nothing has been known about ... More

Collaborative RememberingTheories, Research, and Applications

Collaborative Remembering: Theories, Research, and Applications

Michelle L. Meade, Celia B. Harris, Penny Van Bergen, John Sutton, and Amanda J. Barnier (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198737865
eISBN:
9780191820366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198737865.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Much information in our lives is remembered in a social context, as we often reminisce about shared experiences with others, and more generally remember in the social context of our communities and ... More

The Confabulating MindHow the Brain Creates Reality

The Confabulating Mind: How the Brain Creates Reality

Armin Schnider

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198789680
eISBN:
9780191839016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198789680.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology

Confabulation denotes the recitation of memories about events and experiences that never happened. Based on multiple case examples, The Confabulating Mind provides an in-depth review of the ... More

Flourishing in Emerging AdulthoodPositive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Flourishing in Emerging Adulthood: Positive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Laura M. Padilla-Walker and Larry J. Nelson (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190260637
eISBN:
9780190672737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190260637.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The goal of this volume is to highlight the third decade of life as one in which individuals have diverse opportunities for positive development that may set the stage for future adult development, ... More

American Public Education and the Responsibility of its CitizensSupporting Democracy in the Age of Accountability

American Public Education and the Responsibility of its Citizens: Supporting Democracy in the Age of Accountability

Sarah M. Stitzlein

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190657383
eISBN:
9780190692568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190657383.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Not only is the future of our public schools in jeopardy, so is our democracy. Public schools are central to a flourishing democracy, where children learn how to deliberate and solve problems ... More

Research in Deaf EducationContexts, Challenges, and Considerations

Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, and Considerations

Stephanie Cawthon and Carrie Lou Garberoglio (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190455651
eISBN:
9780190686178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190455651.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This edited volume, Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, and Considerations, provides readers with critical foundational information with which to view contemporary research in deaf ... More

The Marriage ParadoxWhy Emerging Adults Love Marriage Yet Push it Aside

The Marriage Paradox: Why Emerging Adults Love Marriage Yet Push it Aside

Brian J. Willoughby and Spencer L. James

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190296650
eISBN:
9780190296674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190296650.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book explores one of the more puzzling findings in modern young adulthood. Most emerging adults report they value marriage highly, yet more and more of them are delaying and appear to be ... More

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