Human Development / Edition 7

Human Development / Edition 7

by James Vander Zanden, Thomas L. Crandell, Corrine Haines Crandell, Thomas L. Crandell
     
 

Inter-disciplinary, cross-cultural, and multifaceted, VanderZanden incorporates a wide array of contexts to make sense of the complex nature of Human Development and is our multidisciplinary text for the human development course. Applications to health care, social work, and education make this a popular choice for schools who offer the course to a variety of majors.… See more details below

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Inter-disciplinary, cross-cultural, and multifaceted, VanderZanden incorporates a wide array of contexts to make sense of the complex nature of Human Development and is our multidisciplinary text for the human development course. Applications to health care, social work, and education make this a popular choice for schools who offer the course to a variety of majors. Instructional design techniques from cognitive psychology were used to design the pedagogical framework.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072825954
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
655
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

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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