Child Development: Its Nature and Course / Edition 3

Child Development: Its Nature and Course / Edition 3

by L. Alan Sroufe, Robert G. Cooper, Ganie B. DeHart
     
 

This revision is the third edition of a highly successful introductory child development text for mid-level courses,written by three prominent developmental scholars. The third edition features the most current research and theoretical findings available,and includes fascinating vignettes about three children who students follow throughout the text. The text… See more details below

Overview

This revision is the third edition of a highly successful introductory child development text for mid-level courses,written by three prominent developmental scholars. The third edition features the most current research and theoretical findings available,and includes fascinating vignettes about three children who students follow throughout the text. The text emphasizes diversity,a balance between research and applications,and coverage of the latest developments within the discipline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070605701
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
678

Table of Contents

Advisor's Foreword
Preface
1The Nature of Development3
2The Contexts of Development36
3Heredity and Prenatal Development77
4First Adaptations114
5Infant Cognitive Development161
6Infant Social and Emotional Development199
7Toddler Language and Thinking253
8Toddler Social and Emotional Development[s.n.]
9Cognitive Development in Early Childhood327
10Social and Emotional Development in Early Childhood365
11Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood413
12Social and Emotional Development in Middle Childhood453
13Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence503
14Social and Emotional Development in Adolescence539
15Developmental Psychopathology583
References
Credits and Acknowledgments
Indexes

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