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Introduction to Child Development

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ISBN-10: 0314067485

ISBN-13: 9780314067487

Edition: 6th 1996

Authors: John P. Dworetzky

List price: $130.95
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This best-selling child/adolescent development book is known for its thorough and up-to-date research base and smooth, witty writing style. Can be used by instructors who organize chronologically or topically. Utilizes SQ3R format.
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Book details

List price: $130.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 4/10/1996
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 688
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.586
Language: English

Foundations of Developmentp. 1
An Introduction to Development: History and Researchp. 3
Inheritance and the Biological Foundations of Developmentp. 31
Beginnings of Life: Birth and Infancyp. 62
Conception, Prenatal Development, and Birthp. 65
Growth, Maturation, and Individual Differencesp. 101
Neural, Sensory, and Perceptual Developmentp. 123
Infant Social and Emotional Developmentp. 147
The Developing Child: Learning, Language, and Cognitionp. 180
Learningp. 183
Language Developmentp. 209
Cognitive Development I: Historical Foundationsp. 239
Cognitive Development II: Modern Perspectivesp. 273
Intelligence and Individual Differencesp. 299
The Developing Child: Social Processesp. 330
Socialization and Personality Developmentp. 333
The Development of Sexuality and Sex Rolesp. 365
Peers, School, and the Social Environmentp. 385
The Development of Morality and Self-Controlp. 417
Child Development in Other Culturesp. 445
Children with Special Needsp. 469
Adolescencep. 498
Adolescent Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 501
Adolescent Social and Personality Developmentp. 521
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