9780072496086

Human Development Across the Lifespan w/ Making the Grade CD ROM

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    9780072496086

  • ISBN10:

    0072496088

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/21/2001
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

Human Development Across the Lifespan, 5e by Professors John Dacey and John Tavers, provides a well balanced, chronological view of the lifespan from conception through death. The authors effectively utilize their wealth of experience to lead students to an understanding of the interplay of biological, sociological and psychological forces in human development. As in previous editions, the 5th edition of Human Development across the Lifespan reflects the authors exhaustive research and careful application of relevant theories in a thorough yet engaging presentation. New and updated content, contemporary applications and a more concise format place theories and concepts in a context that is meaningful to students from a variety of disciplines including: psychology, education, nursing, home economics, and developmental psychology.

Table of Contents

Preface

PART I INTRODUCTION

Chapter 1 - Lifespan Psychology: An Introduction

Chapter 2 - Theories of Development: Interpreting the Lifespan

PART II BEGINNINGS

Chapter 3 - The Biological Basis of Development

Chapter 4 - Pregnancy and Birth

PART III INFANCY

Chapter 5 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Infancy

Chapter 6 - Psychosocial Development in Infancy

PART IV EARLY CHILDHOOD

Chapter 7 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 8 - Psychosocial Development in Early Childhood

PART V MIDDLE CHILDHOOD

Chapter 9 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 10 - Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood

PART VI ADOLESCENCE

Chapter 11 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence

Chapter 12 - Psychosocial Development in Adolescence

PART VII EARLY ADULTHOOD

Chapter 13 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood

Chapter 14 - Psychosocial Development in Early Adulthood

PART VIII MIDDLE ADULTHOOD

Chapter 15 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood

Chapter 16 - Psychosocial Development in Middle Adulthood

PART IX LATE ADULTHOOD

Chapter 17 - Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood

Chapter 18 - Psychosocial Development in Late Adulthood

Chapter 19 - Dying and Spirituality

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