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Adolescence, Discrimination, and the LawAddressing Dramatic Shifts in Equality Jurisprudence

Adolescence, Discrimination, and the Law: Addressing Dramatic Shifts in Equality Jurisprudence

Roger J.R. Levesque

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479815586
eISBN:
9781479833597
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479815586.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

In the wake of the civil rights movement, the legal system dramatically changed its response to discrimination based on race, gender, and other characteristics. It is now showing signs of yet another ... More

Becoming BiculturalRisk, Resilience, and Latino Youth

Becoming Bicultural: Risk, Resilience, and Latino Youth

Paul R. Smokowski and Martica Bacallao

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740897
eISBN:
9780814708798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740897.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Although the United States has always been a nation of immigrants, the recent demographic shifts resulting in burgeoning young Latino and Asian populations have literally changed the face of the ... More

Deviant and Criminal Behavior in the Workplace

Deviant and Criminal Behavior in the Workplace

Steven M. Elias (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814722602
eISBN:
9780814722626
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814722602.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Workplace crimes are never far from the news. From major scandals like Enron to violent crimes committed by co-workers to petty theft of office supplies, deviant and criminal behavior is common in ... More

Doctoring the MindIs Our Current Treatment of Mental Illness Really Any Good?

Doctoring the Mind: Is Our Current Treatment of Mental Illness Really Any Good?

Richard P. Bentall

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791486
eISBN:
9780814739143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791486.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Toward the end of the twentieth century, the solution to mental illness seemed to be found. It lay in biological solutions, focusing on mental illness as a problem of the brain, to be managed or ... More

Gay DadsTransitions to Adoptive Fatherhood

Gay Dads: Transitions to Adoptive Fatherhood

Abbie E. Goldberg

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732236
eISBN:
9780814708293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732236.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

When gay couples become parents, they face a host of questions and issues that their straight counterparts may never have to consider. How important is it for each partner to have a biological tie to ... More

Healing the Broken MindTransforming America's Failed Mental Health System

Healing the Broken Mind: Transforming America's Failed Mental Health System

Timothy A. Kelly

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748121
eISBN:
9780814749104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748121.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Few afflictions are as frightening or as heartbreaking as mental illness. We have come a long way over the past few decades in our understanding of mental illness and its potential treatments. Yet, ... More

Living with Brain InjuryNarrative, Community, and Women's Renegotiation of Identity

Living with Brain Injury: Narrative, Community, and Women's Renegotiation of Identity

J. Eric Stewart

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814764718
eISBN:
9780814770221
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814764718.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

When Nancy was in her late twenties, she began having blinding headaches, tunnel vision, and dizziness, which led to the discovery of an abnormality on her brain stem. Complications during surgery ... More

Mastering the Semi-Structured Interview and BeyondFrom Research Design to Analysis and Publication

Mastering the Semi-Structured Interview and Beyond: From Research Design to Analysis and Publication

Anne Galletta

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732939
eISBN:
9780814732953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732939.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book offers an in-depth step-by-step guide to the use of semi-structured interviews in qualitative research. By tracing the life of an actual research project—an exploration of a school ... More

Peer-Impact Diagnosis and TherapyA Handbook for Successful Practice with Adolescents

Peer-Impact Diagnosis and Therapy: A Handbook for Successful Practice with Adolescents

Vivian Center Seltzer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740422
eISBN:
9780814741023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740422.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Adolescents are infamous for their rebellious behavior. Indeed, much of the focus of therapy and clinical intervention with troubled adolescents focuses on their presumed need to rebel against their ... More

The Perversion of YouthControversies in the Assessment and Treatment of Juvenile Sex Offenders

The Perversion of Youth: Controversies in the Assessment and Treatment of Juvenile Sex Offenders

Frank C. DiCataldo

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814720011
eISBN:
9780814785225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814720011.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Over the past two decades, concern about adolescent sex offenders has grown at an astonishing pace, garnering heated coverage in the media and providing fodder for television shows like Law and ... More

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