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
     
 

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…  See more details below

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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

List of Boxes
Preface
Introduction: About a Child's World1
Ch. 1A Child's World: Theories, Issues, and Methods for Studying It11
Ch. 2Heredity and Environment63
Ch. 3Prenatal Development101
Ch. 4Birth and the Newborn Baby135
Ch. 5Physical Development and Health in Infancy and Toddlerhood165
Ch. 6Cognitive Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood207
Ch. 7Personality and Social Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood253
Ch. 8Physical Development and Health in Early Childhood303
Ch. 9Cognitive Development in Early Childhood337
Ch. 10Personality and Social Development in Early Childhood379
Ch. 11Physical Development and Health in Middle Childhood429
Ch. 12Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood457
Ch. 13Personality and Social Development in Middle Childhood505
Ch. 14Physical Development and Health in Adolescence551
Ch. 15Cognitive Development in Adolescence587
Ch. 16Personality and Social Development in Adolescence625
BibliographyB-0
AcknowledgmentsA-1
IndexesI-0

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