Understanding Human Development

Understanding Human Development, 4th edition

  • Wendy L. Dunn, 
  • Grace J. Craig

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Overview

Understanding Human Development presents an overview of development across the lifespan and emphasizes the dynamic interactions among biological, psychological, and sociocultural forces. The text covers contemporary topics such as changing notions of family, the effects of media on children, and recent LGBT issues.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2019

ISBN-13: 9780137533497

Subject: Psychology

Category: Lifespan Development

Table of contents

1. Fundamentals of Human Development
2. Heredity and Environment
3. Prenatal Development and Childbirth
4. Physical, Cognitive, and Language Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood
5. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood
6. Physical, Cognitive, and Language Development in Early Childhood
7. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Early Childhood
8. Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood
9. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Middle Childhood
10. Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
11. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
12. Physical and Cognitive Development in Young Adulthood
13. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Young Adulthood
14. Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood
15. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Middle Adulthood
16. Physical and Cognitive Development in Older Adulthood
17. Personality and Sociocultural Development in Older Adulthood
18. Death and Dying

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