Handbook of Psychology, Developmental Psychology

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Donald K. Freedheim, Irving B. Weiner, Richard M. Lerner, M. Ann Easterbrooks, Jayanthi Mistry
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 3, 2003 - Psychology - 666 pages
This work provides an overview of cognitive, intellectual, personality, and social development across the lifespan, with attention to infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, adolescence, and early/middle/late adulthood. Chapters cover a broad range of core topics including language acquisition, identity formation, and the role of family, peers, school, and workplace influences on continuity and change over time.
 

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Contents

DEVELOPMENT ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN
13
APPLIED DEVELOPMENTAL SCIENCE
43
INFANT PERCEPTION AND COGNITION
65
SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN INFANCY
91
STRESS AND EMOTION IN EARLY CHILDHOOD
113
DIVERSITY IN CAREGIVING CONTEXTS
135
LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT IN CHILDHOOD
171
COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN CHILDHOOD
195
POSITIVE BEHAVIORS PROBLEM BEHAVIORS AND RESILIENCY IN ADOLESCENCE
373
RELATIONSHIPS WITH PARENTS AND PEERS IN ADOLESCENCE
395
DISEASE HEALTH AND AGING
423
COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN ADULTHOOD
444
PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT IN ADULTHOOD AND OLD AGE
463
SOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS IN ADULTHOOD AND OLD AGE
487
DISABILITIES AND DEVELOPMENT
513
APPLIED DEVELOPMENTAL SCIENCE OF POSITIVE HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
535

EMOTION AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT IN CHILDHOOD
211
SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS IN MIDDLE CHILDHOOD
241
THE CULTURAL CONTEXT OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT
267
PUBERTY SEXUALITY AND HEALTH
295
COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN ADOLESCENCE
325
EMOTIONAL AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT IN ADOLESCENCE
351
CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND THE LAW
559
HEALTH AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
579
SUCCESSFUL AGING
601
Author Index
629
Subject Index
657
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