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Written within a biopsychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields' best-selling textbook( Adult Development and Aging ) covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The textbook's focus on "positive aging" and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood distinguish it from its competitors.
The textbook is written by two well-known and relevant people in aging and development. These two have done extensive aging and development research and that is key for this book to continue to be used and admired by professionals.
Table of Contents
|Studying Adult Development and Aging 1|
|Neuroscience as a Basis for Adult Development and Aging 38|
|Physical Changes 65|
|Longevity, Health, and Functioning 107|
|Where People Live: Person-Environment Interactions 149|
|Attention and Memory 184|
|Social Cognition 280|
|Clinical Assessment, Mental Health, and Mental Disorders 357|
|Work, Leisure, and Retirement 446|
|Dying and Bereavement 492|
|Successful Aging 530|
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