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Description - Handbook of Socialization by Joan E. Grusec

Bringing together leading authorities, this Handbook reviews the breadth of current knowledge on socialization processes from earliest childhood through adolescence and beyond. Contributors present cutting-edge theories and findings pertaining to family, peer, school, community, media, and other influences on individual development. The important, growing areas of genetics and biology, cultural psychology, and affective science are given particular attention. Essential topics include the effects on children of different parenting strategies and family structures; factors that shape gender development, emotional competence, and achievement motivation; the role of relationships in the socialization process; and strategies for intervention with antisocial youth.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781593859770
ISBN-10: 1593859775
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 174mm x mm)
Pages: 720
Imprint: Guilford Publications
Publisher: Guilford Publications
Publish Date: 4-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Joan E. Grusec

Edited by Joan E. Grusec, PhD, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Paul D. Hastings, PhD, Centre for Research in Human Development, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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