Child Development: Its Nature and Course

Front Cover
McGraw-Hill, 2000 - Adolescence - 613 pages
2 Reviews
Sophisticated, articulate, contextual, and solidly based in research, DeHart, Sroufe and Cooper provide a coherent and captivating introduction to the multifaceted world of child development, its theories, its themes, and contexts. The fourth edition features the most current research and theoretical findings available, and includes the trademark vignettes about three children who students follow throughout the text. The text emphasizes diversity, a balance between research and applications, and coverage of the latest developments within the discipline.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Child Development: Its Nature and Course

User Review  - Misty Erickson - Goodreads

Very informative. Read full review

Review: Child Development: Its Nature and Course

User Review  - Ash - Goodreads

An excellent book on child development. Read full review

Contents

The Nature of Development
5
THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES ON DEVELOPMENT
12
PARTI BEGINNINGS
17
Copyright

58 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information