Human Development across the Lifespan / Edition 4

Human Development across the Lifespan / Edition 4

by John S. Dacey, John F. Travers
     
 

This chronologically-organized text is less expensive and briefer than most of the Human Lifespan texts. Its numerous examples drawn from education, nursing, and psychology make the content relevant to students from a variety of majors and backgrounds, while a highly praised study guide integrated into the text promotes and reinforces conceptual understanding. The new… See more details below

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This chronologically-organized text is less expensive and briefer than most of the Human Lifespan texts. Its numerous examples drawn from education, nursing, and psychology make the content relevant to students from a variety of majors and backgrounds, while a highly praised study guide integrated into the text promotes and reinforces conceptual understanding. The new edition includes increased material on cognitive development and expanded coverage of culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780697364296
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
07/10/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Dacey/Travers Human Development Across the Lifespan 6e

Part I Introduction
Chapter 1: Lifespan Psychology: An Introduction
Chapter 2: Theories of Development: Interpreting the Lifespan

Part II Beginnings
Chapter 3: The Biological Basis of Development
Chapter 4: Pregnancy and Birth

Part III Infancy
Chapter 5: Physical and Cognitive Development in Infancy
Chapter 6: Psychosocial Development in Infancy

Part IV Early Childhood
Chapter 7: Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood
Chapter 8: Psychosocial Development in Early Childhood

Part V Middle Childhood
Chapter 9: Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood
Chapter 10: Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood

Part VI Adolescence
Chapter 11: Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence
Chapter 12: Psychosocial Development in Adolescence

Part VII Early Adulthood
Chapter 13: Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood
Chapter 14: Psychosocial Development in Early Childhood

Part VIII Middle Adulthood
Chapter 15: Physical Development in Middle Adulthood
Chapter 16: Psychosocial Development in Middle Adulthood

Part IX Late Adulthood
Chapter 17: Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood
Chapter 18: Psychosocial Development in Late Adulthood
Chapter 19: Dying and Spirituality

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