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Understanding children's development

4th ed.

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Studying development
Biological and cultural theories of development
Prenatal development and birth
Parents and families
The peer group
Becoming socially aware
Play
Helping others and moral development
Adolescence
Perception
Language
Cognition : Piaget's theory
Cognition : the information processing approach
Children's understanding of mind
Learning in a social context
Intelligence and attainment
Deprivation and enrichment : risk and resilience
Appendix A: Ethical principles for conducting research with human participants
Appendix B: Careers in psychology.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [592]-643) and index.

Series
Basic psychology, Basic psychology (Oxford, England)

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
155.4
Library of Congress
BF721 .S57325 2003

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxvii, 663 p. :
Number of pages
663

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3556086M
Internet Archive
understandingchi00smit
ISBN 10
0631228233
LC Control Number
2002012889
Library Thing
16135
Goodreads
1016506
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