Human Development / Edition 7

Human Development / Edition 7

by Corinne Haines Crandell, Thomas L. Crandell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072293454

ISBN-13: 9780072293456

Pub. Date: 08/28/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Human Development,6/e is a dynamic survey of development from the prenatal period through adulthood. As in previous editions,the sixth edition utilizes multidisciplinary examples and research to convey the breadth and complexity of the study of lifespan development. Vander Zanden draws material from psychology,biology,sociology and anthropology in order to apply and…  See more details below

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Human Development,6/e is a dynamic survey of development from the prenatal period through adulthood. As in previous editions,the sixth edition utilizes multidisciplinary examples and research to convey the breadth and complexity of the study of lifespan development. Vander Zanden draws material from psychology,biology,sociology and anthropology in order to apply and explicate the myriad developmental issues that confront us throughout everyday life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072293456
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
832

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1The Study of Human Development1
Introduction3
Developmental Theories33
Biological Foundations65
Pt. 2The Prenatal and Neonatal Periods89
Prenatal Development and Birth91
The Newborn125
Pt. 3Infancy: The First Two Years145
Infancy: Development of Basic Competencies147
Infancy: Cognitive and Language Development175
Infancy: Psychosocial Development199
Pt. 4Early Childhood: 2 to 6229
Early Childhood: Expanding Competencies231
Early Childhood: Integration into the Human Group265
Pt. 5Later Childhood: 7 to 12299
Later Childhood: Advances in Cognitive and Moral Development301
Later Childhood: The Broadening Social Environment329
Pt. 6Adolescence353
Adolescence: Developmental Acceleration and Gains355
Adolescence: Threshold of Adulthood389
Pt. 7Early Adulthood413
Early Adulthood: Perspectives and Development415
Early Adulthood: Love and Work449
Pt. 8Middle Adulthood479
Middle Adulthood: Continuity and Change481
Middle Adulthood: Love and Work509
Pt. 9Later Adulthood537
Later Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development539
Later Adulthood: Psychosocial Development565
Death589
Bibliography611
Index679

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