Developmental Psychology; Childhood & Adolescence / Edition 1

Developmental Psychology; Childhood & Adolescence / Edition 1

by W. A. Collins

First published in 1982. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below


First published in 1982. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series, #14
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)
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Table of Contents

Pt. 1The Study of Development: Biological Foundations and Infant Development2
Ch. 1Studying Child Development4
Ch. 2Biological Bases of Development and Prenatal Influences28
Ch. 3The Newborn Infant and the Effects of Early Experience68
Ch. 4Attachment and Early Social Relationships100
Pt. 2The Development of Perception, Cognition, and Language130
Ch. 5Perceptual Development132
Ch. 6Language Development166
Ch. 7The Nature and Measurement of Intelligence204
Ch. 8Cognitive Development240
Pt. 3Foundations of Social and Personality Development280
Ch. 9Personality and Social Development: Theories and Processes282
Ch. 10Perceiving and Reasoning About the Social World312
Ch. 11Emotional Development354
Pt. 4Social Contexts and Relationships and the Development of the Individual390
Ch. 12Contexts of Social Development: Family, School, and Mass Media392
Ch. 13The Peer Context: Peer Influences on Development432
Ch. 14Gender and the Development of Gender Roles470
Ch. 15Self-Regulation: The Development and Control of Prosocial and Antisocial Behavior500
Pt. 5Beyond Childhood: Development During Adolescence534
Ch. 16The Transition to Adolescence: Physical Growth and Psychological Change536
Ch. 17Social Relationships and Behavior in Adolescence580
Name Index1.1
Subject Index1.13

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