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Risk and protective factors in the development of psychopathology / edited by Jon Rolf [and others].

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Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1990.

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xv, 554 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm


"This volume is a tribute to Norman Garmezy by students and colleagues"--Pref

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Includes bibliographies and indexes


A historical perspective on the discipline of developmental psychopathology / Dante Cicchetti -- What is "developmental" about developmentalpsychopathology? / Thomas M. Achenbach -- Early contributors to developmental risk / Arnold J. Sameroff and Ronald Seifer -- Beyond diathesis : toward an understanding of high-risk environments / John Richters and Sheldon Weintraub -- Hard growing : children who survive / Marian Radke-Yarrow and Tracy Sherman -- Children born at medical risk : factors affecting vulnerability and resilience / Margaret O'Dougherty and Francis S. Wright -- A mediational model for boys' depressed mood / Gerald R. Patterson and Deborah M. Capaldi -- A temperamental disposition to the state of uncertainty / Jerome Kagan ... [et al.]
Psychosocial resilience and protective mechanisms / Michael Rutter -- Maternal stress and children's development : prediction of school outcomes and identification of protective factors / Robert C. Pianta, Byron Egeland and L. Alan Sroufe -- Competence under stress : risk and protective factors / Ann S. Masten ... [et al.] -- Stress-resistant families and stress-resistant children / Alfred L. Baldwin, Clara Baldwin, and Robert E. Cole -- Children's adjustment to parental divorce : self-image, social relations, and school performance / Norman F. Watt ... [et al.] -- The development of psychopathology in adolescence / Aaron T. Ebata, Anne C. Petersen, and John J. Conger -- Depressive symptoms in late adolescence : a longitudinal perspective on personality antecedents / Jack Block and Per F. Gjerde
Vulnerability and resilience in the age of eating disorders : risk and protective factors for bulimia nervosa / Judith Rodin, Ruth H. Striegel-Moore, and Lisa R. Silberstein -- Protected or vulnerable : the challenges of AIDS to developmental psychopathology / Jon Rolf and Jeannette Johnson -- Family relations as risk factors for the onset and course of schizophrenia / Michael J. Goldstein -- Long-range schizophrenia forecasting : many a slip twixt cup and lip / Daniel R. Hanson, Irving I. Gottesman, and Leonard L. Heston -- Vulnerability factors in children at risk : anomalies in attentional functioning and social behavior / Keith H. Nuechterlein ... [et al.] -- Schizophrenia : a new model of its transmission and its variations / Philip S. Holzman
Premorbid competence and the courses and outcomes of psychiatric disorders / Marion Glick and Edward Zigler -- Relationships between adult development and the course of mental disorders / John S. Strauss and Courtenay M. Harding -- Reflections on the future / Norman Garmezy..


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