Journals Higher Education
Important We hope you are enjoying our new website. More information about the changes



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 29 September 2005

608 Pages | numerous tables and line drawings


ISBN: 9780195135572

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (AQ)

Family Psychology

The Art of the Science

Edited by William M. Pinsof and Jay L. Lebow

Oxford Textbooks in Clinical Psychology

  • Brings together the leading researchers in five distinct areas of family psychology
  • Encouraged these leading researchers to work together to highlight the newest knowledge and research challenges in each area
  • Covers five areas of great public, social and health relevance
  • Lays out research strategies and pathways for young researchers to pursue
  • Provides researchers with inside knowledge about the challenges, pitfalls and opportunities for research in each area
  • Provides scholars with an eagle eyed perspective on research in each area
  • Brings a systemic perspective to each of the research areas, looking at the impact of the problem or issue in question (e.g. depression, divorce and remarriage, etc.) on other relevant systems, as well as the impact of those systems on the problem or issue
  • Brings a developmental perspective to bear on each problem or disorder, that attempts to look at the way in which each problem or issue affects children, adolescents and adults
  • Attempts to integrate a multi-cultural perspective that looks at the problems or issues in diverse cultural, racial and socio-economic contexts

Also of Interest