A Guide to Teaching Development Psychology (Teaching Psychological Science Series) / Edition 1

A Guide to Teaching Development Psychology (Teaching Psychological Science Series) / Edition 1

by Elizabeth Brestan Knight, Ember L. Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 140515781X

ISBN-13: 9781405157810

Pub. Date: 10/27/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Part of the Blackwell Series on Teaching Psychological Science, this practical, hands-on guide shares ideas, tips, and strategies for effectively teaching lifespan developmental psychology to undergraduates.

  • Provides a unique wealth of concrete suggestions and a clear roadmap for successfully teaching developmental psychology
  • Links chapters

Overview

Part of the Blackwell Series on Teaching Psychological Science, this practical, hands-on guide shares ideas, tips, and strategies for effectively teaching lifespan developmental psychology to undergraduates.

  • Provides a unique wealth of concrete suggestions and a clear roadmap for successfully teaching developmental psychology
  • Links chapters to major areas of a lifespan development course, including Research Methods, Teaching Infant Development, and Teaching Adolescent Development
  • Offers practical, hands-on tips for novice teachers and experienced instructors alike
  • Includes sample syllabi and lecture outlines, reading quizzes, critical thinking assignments, and references for helpful videotapes and websites

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405157810
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/27/2008
Series:
Teaching Psychological Science Series, #1
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
456,817
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editors’ Preface vii

Preface xi

Acknowledgements xiii

1. Developing the Course 1

2. Contexts of Development: Research Methods 37

3. Prenatal Development; Labor and Delivery 65

4. Infant Development 87

5. Early Childhood Development 117

6. Middle Childhood Development 139

7. Adolescent Development 155

8. Young Adult Development 167

9. Middle Adult and Older Adult Development 181

10. Death and Dying 205

References 223

Author Index 251

Subject Index 261

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