A Child's World: Infancy Through Adolescence / Edition 3

A Child's World: Infancy Through Adolescence / Edition 3

by Diane E. Papalia, Sally Wendkos Olds
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0070484643

ISBN-13: 9780070484641

Pub. Date: 01/01/1982

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

A revision of our best selling,market leading,chronologically organized,sixteen chapter text which serves as an introduction to child development. The book covers theories and issues of child development,hereditary and environmental influences on development,prenatal development,the birth process as well as physical,health,cognitive,personality,and social development

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A revision of our best selling,market leading,chronologically organized,sixteen chapter text which serves as an introduction to child development. The book covers theories and issues of child development,hereditary and environmental influences on development,prenatal development,the birth process as well as physical,health,cognitive,personality,and social development from infancy through adolescence. The text includes stories of Vicky and Jason,two children who the reader follows throughout the text. The seventh edition is extensively udpated to include not only the latest statistics,but the most recent research trends and finding in this rapidly evolving area of science study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070484641
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/01/1982
Pages:
692

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Studying A Child's World

Chapter 2: A Child's World: How We Discover It

Chapter 3: Forming a New Life: Conception, Heredity, and Environment

Chapter 4: Pregnancy and Prenatal Development

Chapter 5: Birth and the Newborn Baby

Chapter 6: Physical Development and Health During the First Three Years

Chapter 7: Cognitive Development during the First Three Years

Chapter 8: Psychosocial Development during the First Three Years

Chapter 9: Physical Development and Health in Early Childhood

Chapter 10: Cognitive Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 11: Psychosocial Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 12: Physical Development and Health in Middle Childhood

Chapter 13: Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 14: Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 15: Physical Development and Health in Adolescence

Chapter 16: Cognitive Development in Adolescence

Chapter 17: Psychosocial Development in Adolescence

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