9780072862294

Annual Editions : Human Development 04/05

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    9780072862294

  • ISBN10:

    0072862297

  • Edition: 32nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-11-14
  • Publisher: MCG (Manual)
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Summary

This updated thirty-second edition gives you a variety of carefully selected articles from the best of the public press, including magazines, newspapers, and journals. Topics covered include genetic and parental influences on development, development during infancy and early childhood and many others. This title is supported by our student Web site, Dushkin Online (www.dushkin.com/online/), and provides tools and links to related Web sites.

Table of Contents

To the Reader iv
Topic Guide xii
Selected World Wide Web Sites xvi
UNIT 1 Genetic and Prenatal Influences on Development
1(35)
Unit Overview
xviii
Part A. Genetic Influences
The Age of Genetic Technology Arrives
2(7)
Leon R. Kass
The First Human Cloned Embryo
9(7)
Jose B. Cibelli
Robert P. Lanza
Michael D. West
Carol Ezzell
Part B. Prental Influences
Inside the Womb
16(5)
J. Madeleine Nash
The Mystery of Fetal Life: Secrets of the Womb
21(9)
John Pekkanen
The War Over Fetal Rights
30(6)
Debra Rosenberg
UNIT 2 Development During Infancy and Early Childhood
36(22)
Unit Overview
Part A. Infancy
Four Things You Need to Know About Raising Baby
38(3)
Joanna Lipari
Who's Raising Baby?
41(5)
Anne R. Pierce
Vaccines and Austism Beyond the Fear Factors
46(2)
Jane E. Brody
Pat B. Early Childhood
Wired for Thought
48(3)
Sharon Begley
Guilt Free TV
51(5)
Daniel McGinn
Raising a Moral Child
56(2)
Karen Springen
UNIT 3 Development During Childhood: Cognition and Schooling
58(40)
Unit Overview
Part A. Cognition
Implicit Learning
60(5)
Peter A. French
Dennis Runger
Child Psychologist: Jean Piaget
65(2)
Seymour Papert
Metacognitive Development
67(4)
Deanna Kuhn
Part Schooling
Trick Question
71(4)
Michael Fumento
The Future of Computer Technology in K-12 Education
75(5)
Frederick Bennett
The New Gender
80(7)
Gap, Michelle Conlin
The Trauma of Terrorism: Helping Children Cope
87(7)
Ilene R. Berson
Michael J. Berson
``High Stakes Are for Tomatoes''
94(4)
Peter Scharg
UNIT Development During Childhood: Family and Culture
98(40)
Unit Overview
Part Family
Raising Happy Achieving Children in the New Millennium
100(17)
Alice Sterling Honing
Generation XXL
117(3)
Geoffrey Cowley
The Blank Slate
120(5)
Steven Pinker
Part B. Culture
Parents or Pop Culture? Children's Heroes and Role Models
125(9)
Kristin J. Anderson
Donna Cavallaro
Understanding Street Culture: A Prevention Perspective
134(4)
Jerry Fest
UNIT 5 Development During Adolescence and Young Adulthood
138(34)
Unit Overview
Part A. Adolescence
The 100 Best High Schools in America
140(5)
Jay Mathews
Choosing Virginity
145(4)
Lorraine Ali
Julie Scelfo
Young and Depressed
149(6)
Pat Wingert
Barbara Kantrowitz
Part B. Young Adulthood
She Works, He Doesn't
155(7)
Peg Tyre
Daniel McGinn
We're Not in the Mood
162(5)
Kathleen Deveny
The War Over Gay Marriage
167(5)
Evan Thomas
UNIT 6 Development During Middle and Late Adulthood
172(45)
Unit Overview
Part A. Middle Adulthood
Emotions and the Brain: Laughter
175(5)
Steven Johnson
The End of the Age of Estrogen
180(6)
Geoffrey Cowley
Karen Springen
An American Epidemic: Diabetes
186(6)
Jerry Adler
Claudia Kalb
Things you Must Know to Survive and Thrive in America
192(4)
Ellis Cose
Part B. Late Adulthood
Sleep Waves: Sleep and Aging
196(3)
Helen M. Sorenson
The Disappearing Mind
199(5)
Geoffrey Cowley
The Nun Study: Alzheimer's
204(6)
Michael D. Lemonick
Alice Park
Start the Conversation AARP Modern Maturity, September/October 2000
210(7)
Index 217(3)
Test Your Knowledge Form 220(1)
Article Rating Form 221

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