Why the Social Sciences Matter by Jonathan Michie, Cary Cooper

By Jonathan Michie, Cary Cooper

Published with the help of the Academy for Social Sciences, this quantity presents an illuminating examine issues of shock to every person before everything of the twenty-first century. prime social scientists take on complicated questions equivalent to immigration, unemployment, weather switch, struggle, banks in hassle, and an growing older population.

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Social Science, Parenting and Child Development 29 O’Connor, T. G. and Croft, C. M. (2001). A twin study of attachment in preschool children. Child Development, 72(5), 1501–1511. , Koren-Karie, N. and Sagi, A. (2001). Mothers’ empathic understanding of their preschoolers’ internal experience: Relations with early attachment. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 25(1), 16–26. , Mangelsdorf, S. and Sroufe, L. A. (1989). Early childhood antecedents of aggression and passive-withdrawal in early elementary school.

Similarly, angry/hostile behaviour appears to be a particularly important factor in children’s externalising problems, while anxious or overprotective care is associated with internalising problems. As the field progresses, we anticipate that an increasingly differentiated approach to interventions will emerge, which takes into account the individual profile of parenting problems and tailors therapeutic support to those processes in order to maximise their benefits and achieve better outcomes for children and families.

And Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J. (1999). Disorganized attachment in early childhood: meta-analysis of precursors, concomitants and sequelae. Development and Psychopathology, 11, 225–249. Walker, S. , Wachs, T. , Black, M. , Nelson, C. , Huffman, S. , et al. (2011). Inequality in early childhood: risk and protective factors for early child development. The Lancet, 378(9799), 1325–1338. Xue, Y. and Meisels, S. J. (2004). Early literacy instruction and learning in kindergarten: evidence from the early childhood longitudinal study-kindergarten class of 1998–1999.

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