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Belsky, Jay 1952-

Overview
Works: 41 works in 118 publications in 3 languages and 2,296 library holdings
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HQ755.8, 306.87
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Most widely held works by Jay Belsky
The transition to parenthood : how a first child changes a marriage : why some couples grow closer and others apart by Jay Belsky( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The workload at home increases, with women resenting the heavy new burden; communication between husband and wife diminishes and may never be the same again; sex may all but disappear. Yet for other couples, the marriage survives and is even strengthened. By examining the experiences of three representative couples, The Transition to Parenthood defines the qualities and capacities couples need to navigate the transition successfully. Couples will find the answers to
The child in the family by Jay Belsky( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical implications of attachment by Jay Belsky( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And Conclusions8 ATTACHMENT AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS; Attachment and Psychopathology; Attachment and Temperament; Temperament and Psychopathology; Method; Results; Discussion; Conclusion; 9 AVOIDANCE AND ITS RELATION TO OTHER DEFENSIVE PROCESSES; Experiences Within the Parent-Child Relationship and Working Models of Attachment; Avoidance, Defensiveness, and Inappropriate Affect Displays; Avoidance and Deactivation of Attachment; Multiple Models and Idealization of Parents and Self; Methodological Implications; Clinical Implications; Summary
In the beginning : readings on infancy by Jay Belsky( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infancy, childhood & adolescence : development in context by Laurence D Steinberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The national evaluation of Sure Start : does area-based early intervention work? by Jay Belsky( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title pulls together the findings of the very extensive National Evaluation of Sure Start (NESS) and outlines the policy background of Sure Start. It also describes the community contexts in which local programmes were established and what has been discovered about the implementation of the programmes
Classic studies in psychology 1 short cuts : where less is more( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program brings to life five of psychology's most significant studies: Bandura's Bobo Doll Experiment, 1961; Milgram's Study of Obedience, 1963; Ainsworth's Strange Situation Experiment, 1971 and 1978; Zimbardo's Stanford Prison Experiment, 1973; and Loftus's Eyewitness Testimony Experiment, 1974. Footage from the original experiments and from contemporary reconstructions is featured throughout, along with expert commentary and analysis
Evaluating Sure Start : does area-based early intervention work?( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I, toddler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program shows the emotional and social development of the toddler
Eikoku no hinkon jido katei no fukushi seisaku : Shua sutato no jissen to hyoka( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family interaction in toddlerhood a naturalistic observational study by Jay Belsky( )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quality, quantity and type of child care : effects on child development in the USA by Jay Belsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Und dann waren wir plötzlich zu dritt : wie das erste Kind die Beziehung verändert by Jay Belsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother-Infant Interaction at Home and in the Laboratory: The Effectof Context by Jay Belsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To assess the effect of setting on mother-infant interaction, 24 twelve-month-old children and their middle class mothers were observed on two occasions, a week apart. Half of these dyads were seen twice at home under naturalistic conditions or twice in the lab in a free play situation. The remaining 12 pairs were observed once in each location (order counterbalanced). General level of maternal functioning, but not infant functioning, was greatly affected by setting; mothers attended to, talked to, responded to and stimulated their children more frequently in the lab than at home. In addition, a change in setting tended to disrupt the individual differences in maternal rates of responsiveness observed consistently within a given setting. These results are discussed in terms of the differential demands placed upon mothers in each setting and their tendencies to behave in a more socially desirable manner in the lab. Individual differences in infant behaviors (E.G., vocalization, cry, smile) were more stable across settings than within settings, suggesting that infants were responding consistently to the strangeness inherent within each observational context. The total corpus of results is discussed in terms of the generalizability of laboratory findings to real world settings. (Author/MS)
Child Abuse: From Research to Remediation by Jay Belsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviewed is research on the etiology and treatment of child abuse, specifically on three basic theoretical models: a psychiatric model emphasizing the individual abuser's role; a sociological model stressing the impact of social factors; and a model which focuses on the child's role in stimulating his own maltreatment. The second part of the paper critically examines remediation strategies within each model (including self help groups, homemaker services, and changes in treatment of premature infants). The importance of considering all three models in devising treatment strategies is stressed. (Cl)
The Interrelation of Parenting, Spousal Interaction and InfantCompetence: A Suggestive Analysis by Jay Belsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper argues that researchers should not investigate child development simply through studies of the child alone or mother-infant interactions, but rather through studies of the family as a system. Data is reported which seem to support this view. A review of recent literature indicates that an adequate account of child development requires an interdisciplinary effort involving family sociology and developmental psychology. A conceptual model is proposed in which there are reciprocal interrelations between the child's development, parental behaviors, and husband-wife interactions. Data drawn from a previously published study appear to support this model with respect to interrelations (1) between paternal (and maternal to a lesser degree) parental behaviors and husband-wife interactions, (2) between parental behavior and infant exploratory competence and (3) between infant competence and husband-wife interactions. Further research about these interrelations as they change over time is recommended. (Bh)
An investigation of the relationship between financial capability and psychological well-being in mothers of young children in poor areas in England by Edward Melhuish( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where's mummy the Robertson studies of mother-child separation by Edward A Mason( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of a seminar about studies in parent-child separation by James and Joyce Robertson. The Robertsons' film research and child-advocacy fueled efforts to institute more humane hospital regulations for young children. With excerpts from films by the Robertsons: A two-year-old goes to hospital; Going to hospital with mother; Kate; Jane; Thomas; Lucy; John. Also includes excerpts from films on the topic by others, and commentaries by child development specialists
The short term stability of mother-infant interaction within and across two settings : home and laboratory by Jay Belsky( )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The transition to parenthood : how a first child changes a marriage : why some couples grow closer and others apart
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ベルスキー, ジェイ

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Clinical implications of attachmentThe national evaluation of Sure Start : does area-based early intervention work?Evaluating Sure Start : does area-based early intervention work?