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ISBN-10: 0534556930

ISBN-13: 9780534556938

Edition: 6th 1999 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Guy R. Lefrancois

List price: $17.25
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This fascinating text provides a comprehensive overview of human development from conception until death. The text is arranged chronologically, as most Lifespan courses are taught. It blends solid theory with clever illustrations and lively examples that hold the students? attention. Lefrancois? engaging, friendly writing style and use of humor keeps the student interested. This edition has over 500 new references for cultural timeliness, and added pedagogical features to make it accessible and technologically updated.
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Book details

List price: $17.25
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Wadsworth
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 225
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

The Beginningp. 2
Studying Human Developmentp. 4
Theories of Lifespan Developmentp. 28
Gene-Context Interactionp. 62
Prenatal Development and Birthp. 90
Infancyp. 122
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 124
Social Developmentp. 156
Early Childhoodp. 186
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 188
Social Developmentp. 220
Middle Childhoodp. 248
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 250
Social Developmentp. 282
Adolescencep. 312
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 314
Social Developmentp. 342
Early Adulthoodp. 378
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 380
Social Developmentp. 408
Middle Adulthoodp. 440
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 442
Social Developmentp. 468
Late Adulthoodp. 490
Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 492
Social Developmentp. 518
The Endp. 540
Dyingp. 542
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