The Developmental Science of Adolescence: History Through Autobiography (PDF) is probably the most authoritative account of the main developmental scientists from world wide. Written by the students who formed the historical past they’re recounting, each chapter is a fascinating and private account of the current, previous, and future course of the sector. No different reference work has this diploma of authenticity in presenting the most effective developmental science of adolescence. The ebook features a Foreword by Saths Cooper, President of the International Union of Psychological Science and autobiographical chapters by the next main developmental scientists: Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Robert Wm. Blum, Marlis Buchmann, B. Bradford Brown, John Coleman, John Bynner, James E. Côté, William Damon, Rand D. Conger, Nancy Eisenberg, Sanford M. Dornbusch, David P. Farrington, Glen H. Elder, Jr., Andrew J. Fuligni, Helmut Fend, Beatrix A. Hamburg, Stephen F. Hamilton, Frank F. Furstenberg, Richard Jessor, Daniel P. Keating, Karen Hein, Klaus Hurrelmann, Iris F. Litt, David Magnusson, Reed W. Larson, Richard M. Lerner, Anne C. Petersen, Lea Pulkkinen, Jean E. Rhodes, Rolf Oerter, Daniel Offer, Augusto Palmonari, Hans-Dieter Rösler, Linda M. Richter, John Schulenberg, Lonnie R. Sherrod, Rainer Ok. Silbereisen, Michael Rutter, Ritch C. Savin-Williams, Margaret Beale Spencer, Laurence Steinberg, Elizabeth J. Susman, Judith G. Smetana, Richard E. Tremblay, Bruna Zani and Suman Verma.
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