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Understanding Human Development, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Grace J. Craig, Wendy L. Dunn

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 3, 2013

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An interdisciplinary approach with an emphasis on culture and family

 

Using an interdisciplinary approach which emphasizes culture and family, Understanding Human Development challenges students to understand development from a broader perspective. Students draw on their own experiences as they weigh the research and ideas presented in the text. This text is ideal for undergraduate courses in Lifespan Development and Human Development.

 

 

A better teaching and learning experience

The teaching and learning experience with this program helps to:

  • Personalize Learning — The new MyDevelopmentLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed and provides engaging experiences that personalize learning.
  • Improve Critical Thinking — Students learn to think critically about issues in development, including the influence of cultural.
  • Engage Students — Students are fascinated to learn about the different forms development takes in various cultures.
  • Explore Research —  Detailed description of research studies and findings are featured throughout the text
  • Understand Culture and Diversity— Extensive cultural coverage is woven into the narrative and on vivid display in images.
  • Support Instructors — A complete package of instructors resources is available and the plan for these resources was carefully developed by the text authors to ensure the quality and coverage perfectly matches the content and focus of the text. 

Table of Contents

In this Section:
1. Brief Table of Contents

 

 


 

1. BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS:

 

Chapter 1: Introduction to Human Development

Chapter 2: Heredity and Environment

Chapter 3: Prenatal Development and Childbirth

Chapter 4: Infancy and Toddlerhood: Physical, Cognitive, and Language Development

Chapter 5: Infancy and Toddlerhood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 6: Early Childhood: Physical, Cognitive, and Language Development

Chapter 7: Early Childhood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 8: Middle Childhood: Physical and Cognitive Development

Chapter 9: Middle Childhood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 10: Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development

Chapter 11: Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 12: Young Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development

Chapter 13: Young Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 14: Middle Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development

Chapter 15: Middle Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 16: Older Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development

Chapter 17: Older Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development

Chapter 18: Death and Dying

Answers to Review the Facts

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Understanding Human Development, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition
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$70.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-23369-4