Theories of Developmental Psychology

ISBN-10: 071672846X
ISBN-13: 9780716728467
Edition: 4th 2001
List price: $76.99
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Miller presents the main theories of developmental psychology available today. Each chapter includes a section on applications to help students connect theoretical constructs to clinical practice, education, and child rearing.

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Careers in Medical Assisting Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $76.99
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Worth Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/10/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 491
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.892
Language: English

Miller presents the main theories of developmental psychology available today. Each chapter includes a section on applications to help students connect theoretical constructs to clinical practice, education, and child rearing.

Introduction
What Is a Theory?
What Is a Developmental Theory?
Of What Value is a Developmental Theory?
What Main Issues of Developmental Psychology Do Theories Address?
Piaget's Cognitive-Stage Theory and the Neo-Piagetians
Biographical Sketch
General Orientation to the Theory
Description of the Stages
Memory
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Piaget's Own Modifications of His Theory
The Neo-Piagetians
Frued's and Erikson's Psychoanalytic Theories
Freud
Biographical Sketch
General Orientation to the Theory
Description of the Stages
Contemporary Research on Relationships
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Erickson
Biographical Sketch
General Orientation to the Theory
Description of the Stages
Contemporary Eriksonian Research
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Social-Learning Theory
History of the Theory
General Orientation to the Theory
Examples of Developmental Research: Moral Judgments and Gender Roles
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Social Learning Theory Today
Information-Processing Theory
History of the Theory
General Orientation to the Theory
Major Developmental Approaches
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Ethiology and Other Evolutionary Theories
History of the Theory
General Orientation to the Theory
Contributions to Human Developmental Psychology
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Gibson's Ecological Perceptual Theory of Development
Biographical Sketch
General Orientation to the Theory
Developmental Trends
What Infants Learn About
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Vygotsky and the Socioculturalists
Biographical Sketch
General Orientation to the Theory
Examples of Vygotskian and Other Sociocultural Research
Mechanisms of Development
Position on Developmental Issues
Applications
Evaluation of the Theory
Concluding Comments
Contemporary Mini-Theories and Emerging Theories
The Theory Theory
Modularity Nativism
Developmental Neuroscience
Dynamic-Systems Theory
Developing-Person-in-Context
Critical Psychology: Are Theories of Development Gendered?
Position on Developmental Issues
Concluding Thoughts
Reflections
Developmental Issues Revisited
A Need for Better Theoretical Accounts of Mechanisms of Development
Historical Progress of Developmental Theories
Conclusions

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×