The Developing Child gives students the tools they require to organize, retain and apply information from the broad field of child psychology, while offering balanced coverage of theory and application, with a strong emphasis on culture.
Prenatal Development; Birth and Early Infancy; Physical Development; Perceptual Development; Cognitive Development; Development of Language; Personality Development; Development of Social Relationships; Family System; Atypical Development.
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A revised and updated introductory text that balances theory, research, and real-world applications to lead students to a better understanding of child and adolescent development. This edition features expanded coverage of cultural comparisons throughout, including the addition of a new chapter, Beyond the Family: The Impact of Broader Cultures. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)