Child Psychology: A Contemporary Viewpoint / Edition 4

Child Psychology: A Contemporary Viewpoint / Edition 4

by E. Mavis Hetherington, Ross D. Parke
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070284449
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
768

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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Introduction: Themes and Theories1
Ch. 2The Methods of Child Psychology29
Ch. 3The Biological Bases of Behavior57
Ch. 4Prenatal Development and Birth100
Ch. 5Infancy: The Emergence of Sensation, Perception, and Learning135
Ch. 6Brain Development, Motor Skills, and Physical Maturation171
Ch. 7Emotional Development207
Ch. 8Language and Communication251
Ch. 9Theories of Cognitive Development292
Ch. 10Processes of Cognitive Development340
Ch. 11Cognitive Development: Individual Differences in Intelligence and Achievement371
Ch. 12The Family417
Ch. 13Peers and Friends460
Ch. 14Schools, Technology, and Television496
Ch. 15The Development of Gender Roles and Gender Differences531
Ch. 16Morality, Altruism, and Aggression569
Ch. 17Developmental Psychopathology608
Ch. 18Epilogue650
AcknowledgmentsA-1
ReferencesR-1
GlossaryG-1
Name IndexI-1
Subject IndexI-19

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