Children's Moral Lives: An Ethnographic and Psychological by Ruth Woods

By Ruth Woods

Children’s ethical Lives uses case reports, commentary, interviews and questionnaires to provide a desirable, behind-the-scenes view of children’s institution lives and the complicated ethical matters and disputes they many times negotiate

  • The first ethnography of early life to target children’s morality within the peer group
  • Case experiences make clear the mental, social and cultural procedures in which kids and adults achieve starkly various ethical judgments of an identical situations
  • Combines qualitative insights and quantitative information into strategies for practice

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Childly Language: Children, language and the social world by Alison Sealey

By Alison Sealey

Childly Language explores how attitudes and cultural assumptions approximately kids and adolescence are printed in modern English. It addresses such questions as: How is obstacle for kid's security and welfare mirrored within the vocabulary and grammar of latest English? and once we say that an grownup is being 'childish', what are we asserting in regards to the features of children?

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Il campo del vasaio (Il commissario Montalbano) (Italian by Andrea Camilleri

By Andrea Camilleri

Su un terreno nei dintorni di Vigàta, buono solo in keeping with ricavarne creta consistent with i vasai, viene trovato il cadavere di un uomo. Sfigurato, squartato, chiuso in un sacco affiorato dopo una strong point pioggia. Non si sa chi sia lo sconosciuto, ma nel frattempo una donna del paese denunzia los angeles scomparsa del marito, un colombiano di origini siciliane, imbarcato su navi di lungo corso che fanno los angeles spola tra il Sud the US e l’Italia. Anche se il delitto ha tutte le caratteristiche di un omicidio di mafia, Montalbano sente odore di bruciato.

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Entwicklungspsychologie des Erwachsenenalters by Toni Faltermaier,Philipp Mayring,Winfried Saup,Petra

By Toni Faltermaier,Philipp Mayring,Winfried Saup,Petra Strehmel

Übersichtlich und verständlich führt dieses Buch in das Gebiet der Entwicklungspsychologie des Erwachsenenalters ein. Die Autoren untersuchen dabei die Lebensläufe und Entwicklungen erwachsener Menschen unter der Fragestellung, wie sich Identität, Lebensziele und soziale Beziehungen verändern und welche Rolle Lebensereignisse und -krisen spielen. Der Leser erhält in dieser überarbeiteten und erweiterten Neuauflage einen Überblick über die möglichen Entwicklungsprozesse dieser Lebensphase, über zentrale theoretische Modelle und die aktuelle Forschungslage.

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American Psycho (Super ET) (Italian Edition) by Bret Easton Ellis,Giuseppe Culicchia

By Bret Easton Ellis,Giuseppe Culicchia

Patrick Bateman è giovane, bello, ricco. Vive a new york, lavora a Wall road, e con i colleghi Timothy expense, David Van Patten e Craig McDermott frequenta i locali piú alla moda, le palestre piú esclusive e le toilette dove gira l. a. miglior cocaina della città, discutendo di nuovi ristoranti, cameriere corpoduro ed eleganza maschile. Secondo Evelyn Richards, l. a. sua giovane, bella e ricca fidanzata, Patrick Bateman è «il ragazzo della porta accanto». Ma l. a. vita del protagonista di American Psycho è scandita da altre ossessioni. Quando le tenebre scendono su long island, Patrick si trasforma in un torturatore omicida, freddo, metodico, spietato. Al punto da incarnare l'orrore. Con American Psycho Bret Easton Ellis ha scritto il libro che meglio di ogni altro racconta gli anni Ottanta. Un decennio che, ora lo sappiamo, non è stato semplicemente una parentesi, ma l'inizio di qualcosa. Cosí, questo viaggio senza ritorno nella follia e nella spersonalizzazione a base di immagini patinate e ultraviolenza non ci parla solo di un «eroe» e del suo pace, ma finisce in step with rappresentare noi stessi e i nostri giorni. E anche quelli che verranno.

Giuseppe Culicchia

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Siblings in Adolescence: Emerging individuals, lasting bonds by Aiden Sisler,Angela Ittel

By Aiden Sisler,Angela Ittel

How do brothers and sisters form each other? Siblings in Adolescence offers a complete assessment of the main up to date, overseas empirical study at the sibling bond in the course of the severe adolescent years. The authors learn how the connection affects on adolescent improvement, in addition to the influence on and in the relations, utilizing facts from behaviour genetics, cross-cultural stories, and examine using either quantitative and qualitative equipment.



The publication provides a multi-faceted dynamic view of the adolescent sibling courting, drawing on views from sociological, mental, and ecological and structures technology. It introduces a singular theoretical standpoint which covers sibling dynamics throughout a number of key environments reminiscent of their households, groups, and cultures. mom and dad and siblings also will locate valuable insurance of the subsequent concerns:




  • school and lifestyles transitions



  • parental separation



  • health, affliction, and disability



  • diverse relatives experiences.



Siblings in Adolescence may be essential for complex undergraduate and postgraduate scholars learning human improvement, and may complement postgraduate classes for lecturers, counsellors, and social, adolescence, and medical experts. it is going to even be required analyzing for all those that paintings and do study with households and younger people.

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Health Promotion for Children and Adolescents by Maya Rom Korin

By Maya Rom Korin

This well timed quantity surveys the vast spectrum of interventions utilized in overall healthiness merchandising, and exhibits how they're adapted to the developmental wishes of youngsters and teens. Its multilevel lifespan strategy displays techniques of public health and wellbeing as inclusive, empowering, and geared toward lengthy- and momentary health. assurance grounds readers in theoretical and ecological views, whereas particular sections highlight key concerns in social and behavioral wellbeing, nutritional well-being, and youngsters and teenagers within the healthiness care procedure. And in line with most sensible practices within the box, the booklet emphasizes collaboration with stakeholders, specifically with the younger consumers themselves.

Among the subjects covered:

  • Child psychological future health: contemporary advancements with admire to threat, resilience, and interventions
  • Health-related issues between youngsters and kids with ADD/ADHD
  • Preventing dicy sexual habit in adolescents
  • Violence affecting adolescence: pervasive and preventable
  • Childhood and adolescent obesity
  • Well-being of kids within the foster care system

Health Promotion for Children and Adolescents is an important textual content for graduate or complicated undergraduate classes in public health and wellbeing, schooling, drugs, psychology, overall healthiness schooling, social paintings, curriculum, nutrients, and public affairs. it's also very important interpreting for public wellbeing and fitness pros; researchers in baby well-being, healthiness schooling, and baby psychology; policymakers in schooling and public wellbeing and fitness; and teachers.

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Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment, by Paris Goodyear-Brown

By Paris Goodyear-Brown

A finished advisor to the id, overview, and remedy of kid sexual abuse

The box of kid sexual abuse has skilled an explosion of study, literature, and superior remedy equipment during the last thirty years. Representing the newest refinements of concept during this box, instruction manual of kid Sexual Abuse: identity, evaluate, and remedy combines the most up-tp-date examine with a wealth of scientific experience.

The contributing authors, lots of whom are pioneers of their respective specialties, comprise researchers and clinicians, forensic interviewers and legislation enforcement execs, caseworkers and sufferer advocates, all of whom do the paintings of aiding young ones who've been sexually victimized.

Offering a photo of the nation of the sector because it stands at the present time, guide of kid Sexual Abuse explores various concerns regarding baby sexual abuse, from id, overview, and therapy ways to versions for implementation and prevention, including:

  • The impression of sexual abuse at the constructing brain

  • The power implications of early sexual victimization

  • Navigating the complexities of multidisciplinary teams

  • Forensic interviewing and medical assessment

  • Treatment techniques for kids who've traumagenic signs as a reaction to their sexual victimization

  • Treating childrens with sexual habit difficulties and teens who have interaction in unlawful sexual behavior

  • Secondary trauma and vicarious traumatization

  • Cultural concerns and prevention efforts

Edited through a pace-setter within the box of kid remedy, this significant reference equips assisting pros at the entrance traces within the conflict opposed to baby sexual abuse—not purely with cutting-edge knowledge—but additionally with a renewed imaginative and prescient for the significance in their position within the shaping of our tradition and the therapeutic of victimized children.

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Overcoming Learning Disabilities by Tatiana V. Akhutina,Natalia M. Pylaeva

By Tatiana V. Akhutina,Natalia M. Pylaeva

in response to the tips of Russian psychologists Lev Vygotsky and Alexander Luria, this publication explores equipment of forestalling or overcoming studying disabilities. Tatiana V. Akhutina and Natalia M. Pylaeva construct on Vygotsky and Luria's sociocultural conception and their precept of a systemic constitution and dynamic association of upper psychological services. They specialise in the interactive scaffolding of the susceptible parts of the kid's sensible structures, the transition from joint child-adult co-actions, and the emotional involvement of the kid. The authors speak about powerful how one can remediate matters with realization, govt services (working reminiscence and cognitive keep an eye on) and spatial and visual-verbal services. Overcoming studying Disabilities interprets complicated difficulties into simply comprehensible techniques priceless to college psychologists, designated and common schooling lecturers, and fogeys of kids with studying disabilities.

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