Adult Development and Aging / Edition 7

Adult Development and Aging / Edition 7

by Fredda Blanchard-Fields, John C. Cavanaugh
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1285444914

ISBN-13: 9781285444918

Pub. Date: 02/07/2014

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Written within a bio-psychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields' best-selling book covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The book's focus on "positive aging" and the gains and losses people

Overview

Written within a bio-psychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields' best-selling book covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The book's focus on "positive aging" and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood distinguish it from its competitors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285444918
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/07/2014
Pages:
426
Sales rank:
132,375
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

1. Studying Adult Development and Aging. 2. Neuroscience as a Basis for Adult Development. 3. Physical Changes. 4. Longevity, Health, and Functioning. 5. Where People Live: Person-Environment Interactions. 6. Attention and Memory. 7. Intelligence. 8. Social Cognition. 9. Personality. 10. Clinical Assessment, mental health, and Mental Disorders. 11. Relationships. 12. Work, Leisure, and Retirement. 13. Dying and Bereavement. 14. Successful Aging.

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