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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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072293456
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 8/28/1999
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 832

Table of Contents

Pt. 1 The Study of Human Development 1
Introduction 3
Developmental Theories 33
Biological Foundations 65
Pt. 2 The Prenatal and Neonatal Periods 89
Prenatal Development and Birth 91
The Newborn 125
Pt. 3 Infancy: The First Two Years 145
Infancy: Development of Basic Competencies 147
Infancy: Cognitive and Language Development 175
Infancy: Psychosocial Development 199
Pt. 4 Early Childhood: 2 to 6 229
Early Childhood: Expanding Competencies 231
Early Childhood: Integration into the Human Group 265
Pt. 5 Later Childhood: 7 to 12 299
Later Childhood: Advances in Cognitive and Moral Development 301
Later Childhood: The Broadening Social Environment 329
Pt. 6 Adolescence 353
Adolescence: Developmental Acceleration and Gains 355
Adolescence: Threshold of Adulthood 389
Pt. 7 Early Adulthood 413
Early Adulthood: Perspectives and Development 415
Early Adulthood: Love and Work 449
Pt. 8 Middle Adulthood 479
Middle Adulthood: Continuity and Change 481
Middle Adulthood: Love and Work 509
Pt. 9 Later Adulthood 537
Later Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development 539
Later Adulthood: Psychosocial Development 565
Death 589
Bibliography 611
Index 679
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