The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Adulthood and Aging  -     Edited By: Susan Krauss Whitbourne, Martin Sliwinski
    By: Susan Krauss Whitbourne(Ed.) & Martin Sliwinski(Ed.)
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Wiley-Blackwell / 2012 / Hardcover

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 528
Vendor: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 1444331477
ISBN-13: 9781444331479
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Series: Blackwell Handbooks of Developmental Psychology

Author Bio

Susan Krauss Whitbourne is Professor of Psychology at University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is the author of numerous publications including Abnormal Psychology: Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders (6th edition, with R. P. Halgin, 2009), Adult Development and Aging: Biopsychosocial Perspectives (4th Edition, Wiley, 2011, with S. B. Whitbourne), and The Search for Fulfillment (2010).

Martin Sliwinski is Director of the Gerontology Center and Professor of Human Development and Family Studies at Pennsylvania State University. He has written extensively on the relationship of stress and disease to health, emotional well-being, and cognitive function across the adult lifespan.

Editorial Reviews

“A plus point is that the writing style makes the contentaccessible to a wide audience without being simplistic.  Itwould therefore be useful to students in order to expand theirreading around psychological issues in ageing.” (Journal of Ageing & Society, 1 August 2013)

“This exceptional collection draws on the most recentdemographic data and combines classic research withcutting–edge approaches to provide an invaluable overview ofthe developmental psychology of the adult years. Covers a widerange of topics within adult development and ageing, fromtheoretical perspectives to specific content areas." (NursingTimes, January 2013)

“(the book) will be very useful as a review forprofessional in the area of developmental psychology, but also as aresource for students who wish to find a summary of a specificarea. . . Summing Up: Recommended.  Upper-divisionundergraduates through professionals.”  (Choice,1 September 2012)




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