The Developing Person Through the Life Span

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Palgrave Macmillan, 2008 - Psychology - 667 pages
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The seventh edition comes with significant revision of cognitive development throughout childhood, revised and updated chapters on adolescence, and more attention to emerging and early adulthood. It contains new research on everything from genetics to the timing of puberty, including brain development, life span disorders and cultural diversity.

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User Review  - Lauren Mccusker - Goodreads

I've had this book for years (an earlier edition than the one listed here) and it's continually fascinating. I loved it as a teenager and now I enjoy reading all the parts on child development as a parent (particularly around my children's birthdays). Read full review

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User Review  - Crystal - Goodreads

This should be mandatory reading for all high school students. This was part of my college reading material for my developmental psychology class, and although it was a lot of info to take in each ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

KATHLEEN STASSEN BERGER, Bronx Community College, City University of New York, USA. She has taught introduction to psychology, child and adolescent development, adulthood and aging, social psychology, abnormal psychology, human motivation, and life-span development. for over 35 years.

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