Lifelong Human Development

Lifelong Human Development

by Alison Clarke-Stewart, Marion Perlmutter, Susan Friedman
     
 

A chronologically organized, research-based, comprehensive introduction to lifespan development by two of the foremost developmental psychologists in the field and a professional writer. Provides broad, even coverage of physical, cognitive, and social/emotional development across the age stages. Chapters cover history and theories (including philosophical roots,

Overview

A chronologically organized, research-based, comprehensive introduction to lifespan development by two of the foremost developmental psychologists in the field and a professional writer. Provides broad, even coverage of physical, cognitive, and social/emotional development across the age stages. Chapters cover history and theories (including philosophical roots, Charles Darwin, child psychology, and modern theories), methods (including research questions, research design, and ehtics), heredity and environment (including the nature-nurture interaction), prenatal development and birth, physical and perceptual development, cognitive development (including language, learning, memory, and intelligence), social and emotional development, death and dying.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471847236
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/03/1988
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 10.31(h) x 1.38(d)

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