Advances in Life Course Research

Advances in Life Course Research publishes original theoretical analyses, integrative reviews, policy analyses and position papers, and theory-based empirical p...apers on issues involving all aspects of the human life course. Adopting a broad conception of the life course, it invites and welcomes contributions from all disciplines and fields of study interested in understanding, describing, and predicting the antecedents of and consequences for the course that human lives take from birth to death, within and across time and cultures, regardless of methodology, theoretical orientation, or disciplinary affiliation. Each volume is organized around a unifying theme. View full descriptionHide full description

Latest volumes

13. Stress Processes across the Life Course
Edited by Heather Turner, Scott Schieman
Hardbound, 412 Pages
Published: July 2008
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-1469-0

12. Interpersonal Relations Across the Life Course
Edited by Timothy J Owens, J. Jill Suitor
Hardbound, 450 Pages
Published: September 2007
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-1292-4

11. Constructing Adulthood
Edited by Ross Macmillan
Hardbound, 346 Pages
Published: November 2006
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-1201-6

10. Towards an Interdisciplinary Perspective on the Life Course
Edited by René Levy, Paolo Ghisletta, Jean-Marie Le Goff, Dario Spini, Eric Widmer
Hardbound, 412 Pages
Published: November 2005
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-1251-1

Other volumes

9. The Structure of the Life Course: Standardized? Individualized? Differentiated?
Edited by Ross Macmillan
Hardbound, 366 Pages
Published: July 2005
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-1193-4

8. Changing Life Patterns in Western Industrial Societies
Edited by Janet Zollinger Giele, Elke Holst
Hardbound, 358 Pages
Published: December 2003
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-1020-3

7. New Frontiers in Socialization
Edited by Richard A. Settersten Jr., Timothy J Owens
Hardbound, 542 Pages
Published: June 2002
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-0863-7

6. Children at the Millennium
Edited by Timothy J Owens, Sandra L. Hofferth
Hardbound, 336 Pages
Published: August 2001
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-0776-0

5. Self and Identity through the Life Course in Cross-Cultural Perspective
Edited by Timothy J Owens
Published: December 2000
ISBN 13: 978-0-7623-0033-4