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Discovering the Life Span, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Robert Feldman

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 9, 2014

Description

Modular, Manageable, Meaningful - help your students discover the life span.


Discovering the Life Span, 3/e by Robert S. Feldman helps students truly connect to the material.  Written in an engaging and accessible style and organized in a modular format, this title allows instructors to cover the entire life span without having to sacrifice content throughout their course. Students will get a better sense of the entire process of development and understand how the domains of development work together. Discovering the Life Span is a meaningful learning experience that prepares readers to apply content to their personal and future professional lives.


MyPsychLab is an integral part of the Feldman program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching and learning system that will help students master life span development. New features include the updated MyPsychLab Video Series for Lifespan Development, which contains a rich assortment of video clips including sketchnote-style tutorials as well as cross-cultural footage and segments featuring real students sharing their experiences.  MyPsychLab also contains MyVirtualLife, an engaging variable-based simulation that allows students to experience lifespan development firsthand.  

 

This title is available in a variety of formats - digital and print. For the 3rd edition, Pearson is proud to offer a fully interactive eText version of the book that includes rich media and assessment to enliven the learning experience for students. Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through Pearson's MyLab products, CourseSmart, Amazon, and more. To learn more about pricing options and customization, click the Choices tab.


Table of Contents

In this Section:

1. Brief Table of Contents

2. Full Table of Contents


1. Brief Table of Contents:

 

Chapter 1:            Introduction

Chapter 2:         The Start of Life

Chapter 3:         Infancy

Chapter 4:            The Preschool Years

Chapter 5:         Middle Childhood

Chapter 6:            Adolescence

Chapter 7:         Early Adulthood

Chapter 8:            Middle Adulthood

Chapter 9:            Late Adulthood

Chapter 10:         Death and Dying


2. Full Table of Contents:

 

Chapter 1:     Introduction

Module 1.1 Beginnings

Module 1.2 Theoretical Perspectives on Lifespan Development

Module 1.3 Research Methods

 

Chapter 2:     The Start of Life

Module 2.1 Prenatal Development

Module 2.2 Prenatal Growth and Change

Module 2.3 Birth and the Newborn Infant

 

Chapter 3:     Infancy

Module 3.1 Physical Development in Infancy

Module 3.2 Cognitive Development in Infancy

Module 3.3 Social and Personality Development in Infancy

 

Chapter 4:     The Preschool Years

Module 4.1 Physical Development in the Preschool Years

Module 4.2 Cognitive Development in the Preschool Years

Module 4.3 Social and Personality Development in the Preschool Years

 

Chapter 5:     Middle Childhood

Module 5.1 Physical Development in Middle Childhood

Module 5.2 Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood

Module 5.3 Social and Personality Development in Middle Childhood

 

Chapter 6:     Adolescence

Module 6.1 Physical Development in Adolescence

Module 6.2 Cognitive Development in Adolescence

Module 6.3 Social and Personality Development in Adolescence

 

Chapter 7:     Early Adulthood

Module 7.1 Physical Development in Early Adulthood

Module 7.2 Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood

Module 7.3 Social and Personality Development in Early Adulthood

 

Chapter 8:     Middle Adulthood

Module 8.1 Physical Development in Middle Adulthood

Module 8.2 Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood

Module 8.3 Social and Personality Development in Middle Adulthood

 

Chapter 9:     Late Adulthood

Module 9.1 Physical Development in Late Adulthood

Module 9.2 Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood

Module 9.3 Social and Personality Development in Late Adulthood

 

Chapter 10:   Death and Dying

Module 10.1 Dying and Death Across the Life Span

Module 10.2 Confronting Death

Module 10.3 Grief and Bereavement


 


 

 

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