Development Across the Life Span

Development Across the Life Span, 9th edition

  • Robert S. Feldman

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Overview

With Development Across the Life Span, you'll explore a chronological overview of human development from the moment of conception through death. Author Robert Feldman introduces chapter topics using real-world vignettes that make the content instantly relatable. As a result, you'll come to grasp how developmental findings can be applied meaningfully and practically to your own life. Offering you a balanced overview, the text examines both the traditional areas of the field and more recent innovations.

The 9th Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest research and contemporary examples. Enhancements ensure that the text draws meaningful, clear connections between course concepts and your life and future career.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780137478279

Subject: Psychology

Category: Lifespan Development

Table of contents

PART 1: BEGINNINGS
1. An Introduction to Lifespan Development
2. The Start of Life: Prenatal Development
3. Birth and the Newborn Infant

PART 2: INFANCY: FORMING THE FOUNDATIONS OF LIFE
4. Physical Development in Infancy
5. Cognitive Development in Infancy
6. Social and Personality Development in Infancy

PART 3: THE PRESCHOOL YEARS
7. Physical and Cognitive Development in the Preschool Years
8. Social and Personality Development in the Preschool Years

PART 4: THE MIDDLE CHILDHOOD YEARS
9. Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood
10. Social and Personality Development in Middle Childhood

PART 5: ADOLESCENCE

11. Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence
12. Social and Personality Development in Adolescence

PART 6: EARLY ADULTHOOD
13. Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood
14. Social and Personality Development in Early Adulthood

PART 7: MIDDLE ADULTHOOD
15. Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood
16. Social and Personality Development in Middle Adulthood

PART 8: LATE ADULTHOOD
17. Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood
18. Social and Personality Development in Late Adulthood
19. Death and Dying

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