9780697362155

Child Development

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  • ISBN13:

    9780697362155

  • ISBN10:

    0697362159

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 8/1/2000
  • Publisher: MCG
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Summary

In this topically organized introduction to child development, John Santrock balances the content instructors want with the and pedagogy students need. Child Development 9th edition continues Santrock's tradition of presenting cutting edge research and offering strong, integrated coverage of culture, ethnicity and gender, and school related issues. An expert consultant reviewed each chapter to ensure that the latest research is reflected. For students, the text's highly praised pedagogical system has been enhanced to improve understanding of how all of the material fits together.

Table of Contents

Section 1 The Nature of Child Development 3(67)
Introduction
5(22)
The Science of Child Development
27(40)
Section 2 Biological Processes, Physical Development, and Perceptual Development 67(134)
Biological Beginnings
69(27)
Prenatal Development and Birth
96(33)
Physical Development in Infancy
129(34)
Physical Development in Childhood and Puberty
163(38)
Section 3 Cognition and Language 201(136)
Cognitive Developmental Approaches
203(34)
Information Processing
237(44)
Intelligence
281(28)
Language Development
309(28)
Section 4 Socioemotional Development 337(116)
Emotional Development
339(32)
The Self and Identity
371(24)
Gender
395(24)
Moral Development
419(34)
Section 5 Social Contexts of Development 453(100)
Families
455(32)
Peers
487(30)
Schools
517(36)
Culture
553

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