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Child Psychology : A Contemporary View Point

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Edition:
7th
ISBN13:

9780073382685

ISBN10:
007338268X
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
6/27/2008
Publisher(s):
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

This classic text once again provides a compelling topically-organized introduction to child development. Parke et al incorporate multiple perspectives in exploring the processes of child devleopment. With recurring pedagogical features to ensure students see the interrelatedness of chapters and concepts and the chronological development of children, the authors have also taken care to further their student-friendly presentation by shortening the text in this edition. This has been accomplished without cutting the book's highly-regarded child psychopathology chapter.

Table of Contents

Child Development: Themes, Theories, and Methods
Heredity and the Environment
Prenatal Development and Birth
Infancy: Sensation, Perception, and Learning
The Child's Growth: Brain, Body, Motor Skills and Sexual Maturation
Emotional Development and Attachment
Language and Communication
Cognitive Development: Piaget and Vygotsky
Cognitive Development: The Information-Processing
Intelligence and Achievement
The Family
Expanding the Social World: Peers and Friends
Gender Roles and Gender Differences
Morality, Altruism, and Aggression
Developmental Psychopathology
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