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Handbook of Child Psychopathology

Editors: Ollendick, Thomas H., Hersen, Michel (Eds.)

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In our first edition of the Handbook in 1983, we the origins and course(s) of maladaptive behav­ ior, whatever the causes, whatever the age of on­ noted that child psychopathology should no longer be viewed as a downward extension of set, whatever the transformations in behavioral adult psychopathology. Rather, we suggested expression, and however complex the develop­ that children should be viewed as children, not mental pattern may prove to be. It strives to inte­ as miniature adults, and that a merger of the dis­ grate these two disciplines in an intimate and of­ ciplines of clinical child psychology and devel­ tentimes complex manner. opmental psychology must occur for this evolu­ Careful attention to issues of development and tion to be fully realized. In the second edition of other contextual issues relevant to children, ad­ the Handbook in 1989, we asserted that the syn­ olescents, and their families guided us in our ef­ thesis of these two fields of inquiry was under­ forts to solicit contributors for this third edition.

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Table of contents (26 chapters)

Table of contents (26 chapters)
  • Developmental Perspectives

    Pages 3-35

    Campbell, Susan B.

  • Etiological Factors

    Pages 37-61

    Erickson, Marilyn T.

  • Diagnosis, Assessment, Taxonomy, and Case Formulations

    Pages 63-87

    Achenbach, Thomas M.

  • Mental Retardation

    Pages 91-116

    Singh, Nirbhay N. (et al.)

  • Learning Disabilities

    Pages 117-156

    Culbertson, Jan L.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook of Child Psychopathology
Editors
  • Thomas H. Ollendick
  • Michel Hersen
Copyright
1998
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4615-5905-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4615-5905-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-306-45321-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4613-7709-2
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XIII, 679
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