Handbook of Applied Developmental Science

Promoting Positive Child, Adolescent, and Family Development Through Research, Policies, and Programs

by Lerner, Richard M.; Jacobs, Francine; Wertlieb, Donald

This Handbook comprehensively presents the latest theory, research, and application from applied developmental science (ADS) and the positive psychology movement. It summarizes and synthesizes the best scientific knowledge from ADS to help readers understand the efforts being made around the world to ensure that all children and adolescents develop into healthy adults who contribute positively to society.
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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: October 2002
  • English
  • 9781452267173 / 0761922784
  • Primary Price: 448 GBP
  • Pages: 2296
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications, Inc
  • Readership: Professional and scholarly
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: edited by Donald Wertlieb, Francine Jacobs, Richard M. Lerner.
  • Page size: 26
  • Series: The SAGE Program on Applied Developmental Science
  • Reference Code: BDZ0005385081