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The developing child

Author: Helen L Bee; Denise Roberts Boyd
Publisher: Boston : Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 11th edView all editions and formats
This topical text includes activities that help students replicate classic research. It has balanced coverage of both theory and application and strong emphasis on culture.
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen L Bee; Denise Roberts Boyd
ISBN: 0205474535 9780205474530 0205494099 9780205494095
OCLC Number: 62741502
Description: xxx, 572 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: PART 1. INTRODUCTION. 1. Basic issues in the study of development I --
PART 2. THE BEGINNINGS OF LIFE. 2. Prenatal development --
3. Birth and early infancy --
PART 3. THE PHYSICAL CHILD. 4. Physical development --
5. Perceptual development --
PART 4. THE THINKING CHILD. 6. Cognitive development I : structure and process --
7. Cognitive development II : individual deifferences in cognitive abilities --
8. The development of language --
PART 6. The social child. 9. Personality development : alternative views --
10. Concepts of self, gender and sex roles --
11. The development of social relationships --
12. Thinking about relationships : social-cognitive and moral development --
PART 6. THE WHOLE CHILD. 13. The ecology of development : the child within the family system --
14. Beyond the family : the impact of the broader culture --
15. Atypical development --
EPILOGUE. Putting it all together : the developing child.
Responsibility: Helen Bee, Denise Boyd.


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