It provides a comprehensive review and critical synthesis of significant theory; a unique cross-national perspective with contributions from over 100 distinguished authors covering 24 nations; significant contributions from scholars working in related fields; an increased focus on empirically supported scholarship; and is arranged for quick and easy reference.
Check these call number ranges in the library:
Second Floor: HQ767.8-792.2 Children. Child development, Including child rearing, child life, play, socialization, children's rights
Third Floor: RJ499-507 Mental disorders. Child psychiatry