Handbook of Peer Interactions, Relationships, and Groups PDF ePub eBook

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Handbook of Peer Interactions, Relationships, and Groups free pdf This comprehensive, authoritative handbook covers the breadth of theories, methods, and empirically based findings on the ways in which children and adolescents contribute to one another's development. Leading researchers review current knowledge on the dynamics of peer interactions and relationships from infancy through adolescence. Topics include methods of assessing friendship and peer networks- early romantic relationships- individual differences and contextual factors in children's social and emotional competencies and behaviors- group dynamics- and, the impact of peer relations on achievement, social adaptation, and mental health. Salient issues in intervention and prevention are also addressed.

About Kenneth H. Rubin

Edited by Kenneth H. Rubin, University of Maryland, USA, William M. Bukowski, Concordia University, Quebec, Canada, and Brett Laursen, Florida Atlantic University, USA

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Author : Kenneth H. Rubin
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 31 December 2008
ISBN : 1593854412
EAN : 9781593854416
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 654 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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