Father Loss


  • Author: Elyce Wakerman & Holly Barrett
  • Release Date : 2015-11-03
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 2444511 Bytes


As Elyce Wakerman found in the scores of interviews she conducted, the loss of a father— through death, divorce, or abandonment—is the event that shapes a girl’s life and all her future relationships. “In my fantasy,” one woman commented, “he remains the perfect, all-giving man”—a difficult role for any other man to fill. Based partly on the author’s experience, partly on her in-depth interviews, and partly on a questionnaire she developed with psychologist Holly Barrett to which almost six hundred women responded, Father Loss provides the clearest portrait yet of a very special group of women.As a group, they express their insecurities (“Sometimes I wonder if I’ll ever be able to love a man totally . . . because that would mean...

Experiencing the Lifespan

Experiencing the Lifespan


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher : Worth
  • Release Date : 2019-01-17
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1319248667


Experiencing the Lifespan Book Description :

Exceptionally well-loved, Janet Belsky's textbook, written in her signature engaging style and voice, offers a fresh, remarkably brief way to understand the experience of human development throughout the lifespan. It gives students an immediate and practical grounding in the field’s basic concepts, guiding them from underlying research to practical applications in a highly conversational style. The engaging pedagogy effectively reinforces learning, and Belsky shares examples drawn from an extraordinarily broad range of cultures throughout the world. This textbook is ideal for one term courses that take a chronological approach to developmental psychology and cover the entire lifespan. This book can also be purchased with the breakthrough online res...

Experiencing the Lifespan

Experiencing the Lifespan


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2009-10-23
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781429219501


Experiencing the Lifespan Book Description :

This book explores the lifespan by combining research with a practicing psychologist's understanding of human development from infancy to old age....

Experiencing the Lifespan   Cm Launchpad for Experiencing the Life Span Six Month Access Card Montana State University   Bozeman

Experiencing the Lifespan Cm Launchpad for Experiencing the Life Span Six Month Access Card Montana State University Bozeman


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-07-15
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1319150071


Experiencing the Lifespan Cm Launchpad for Experiencing the Life Span Six Month Access Card Montana State University Bozeman Book Description :

Exceptionally well-loved by instructors and students who've used it, Janet Belsky's text offers a fresh, remarkably brief way to understand the experience of human development throughout the lifespan. It gives students an immediate and practical grounding in the field's basic concepts, guiding them from underlying research to practical applications, in a highly conversational style, with pedagogy that reinforces learning, and with examples drawn from an extraordinarily broad range of cultures throughout the world. And with its dedicated version of Worth's online course space, LaunchPad, this edition becomes a fully integrated print/interactive resource....

Experiencing the Lifespan

Experiencing the Lifespan


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2018-10-10
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781319208912


Experiencing the Lifespan Book Description :

Janet Belsky's Experiencing the Lifespan always reflects a scientist's understanding of key research, a psychologist's understanding of people, and a teacher's understanding of students. This updated new edition features significant new findings, a broad-based global perspective, and enhanced media offerings. In a highly conversational style, with pedagogy that reinforces learning, and with examples drawn from an extraordinarily broad range of cultures throughout the world, the book remains at just the right length and level of coverage to fit comfortably in a single-term course....

Loose leaf Version for Experiencing the Lifespan

Loose leaf Version for Experiencing the Lifespan


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher : Worth Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-10-09
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1464178771


Loose leaf Version for Experiencing the Lifespan Book Description :

Exceptionally well-loved by instructors and students who've used it, Janet Belsky’s text offers a fresh, remarkably brief way to understand the experience of human development throughout the lifespan. It gives students an immediate and practical grounding in the field’s basic concepts, guiding them from underlying research to practical applications, in a highly conversational style, with pedagogy that reinforces learning, and with examples drawn from an extraordinarily broad range of cultures throughout the world. And with its dedicated version of Worth’s online course space, LaunchPad, this edition becomes a fully integrated print/interactive resource....

Experiencing Childhood and Adolescence

Experiencing Childhood and Adolescence


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher : Worth
  • Release Date : 2018-02-22
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1319187749


Experiencing Childhood and Adolescence Book Description :

This brand new textbook on child and adolescent development reflects a scientist’s understanding of key research, a psychologist’s understanding of people, and a teacher’s understanding of students. It features significant new findings, a broad-based global perspective, and enhanced media offerings. With all of this, the book itself is at just the right length and level of coverage to fit comfortably in a single-term, undergraduate-level Developmental Psychology course. With its clear presentation and integration of detailed real-world examples, this acclaimed core textbook accessibly illustrates the relevance of social sciences research without sacrificing key content. This book can be purchased with the breakthrough online resource, LaunchPad...