The Developing Child gives students the tools they require to organize, retain and apply information from the broad field of child psychology, while offering balanced coverage of theory and application, with a strong emphasis on culture. KEY TOPICS: Prenatal Development; Birth and Early Infancy; Physical Development; Perceptual Development; Cognitive Development; Development of Language; Personality Development; Development of Social Relationships; Family System; Atypical Development. For individuals seeking to understand to better understand children.
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Give your students a choice of how they access your online course! MyDevelopmentLab Xpress contains an access code to all of MyDevelopmentLab's online materials, including a completely interactive E-book. As an added bonus, students get a full-color, laminated Child Development Study Card — the perfect tool for studying for exams. All at a price that's significantly lower than the printed textbook package! For more information about MyDevelopmentLab, visit www.mydevelopmentlab.com.About the Author:
Denise Boyd received her Ed.D. in educational psychology from the University of Houston and has been a psychology instructor in the Houston Community College System since 1988. From 1995 until 1998, she chaired the psychology, sociology, and anthropology department at Houston Community College?Central. She has coauthored four other Allyn and Bacon texts: with Helen Bee, Lifespan Development (Fourth Edition), The Developing Child (Twelfth Edition), and The Growing Child (First Edition); and with Genevieve Stevens, Current Readings in Lifespan Development. A licensed psychologist, she has presented a number of papers at professional meetings, reporting research in child, adolescent, and adult development. She has also presented workshops for teachers whose students range from preschool to college.
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Book Description Longman Higher Education, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 5th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060406046
Book Description Longman Higher Education, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 60406046
Book Description Longman Higher Education, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060406046