An Introduction to Child Development (SAGE Foundations of by Thomas Keenan,Subhadra Evans,Kevin Crowley

By Thomas Keenan,Subhadra Evans,Kevin Crowley

An advent to baby improvement, 3rd Edition provides undergraduate scholars in psychology and different disciplines with a accomplished survey of the most components of kid improvement, from infancy via to early life, in a quite simply obtainable structure. It equips scholars with an appreciation of the serious matters, whereas supplying balanced insurance of issues that characterize either vintage and leading edge paintings during this sizeable and interesting field.

The new version has been totally up-to-date and features:

  • Topical examine examples from present literature in psychology, schooling, nursing and drugs together with new fabric on fetal studying and the function of play
  • New and accelerated sections overlaying key modern concerns in cognitive, emotional and social development
  • New positive aspects similar to 'Points for mirrored image' containers, designed to motivate the reader to mirror extra deeply at the topic matter
  • Access to an more desirable SAGE facet better half site which beneficial properties on-line readings, Powerpoint Slides, ‘Test your self’ questions and masses extra (https://edge.sagepub.com/keenan3e).

This textbook is vital analyzing for undergraduate scholars taking an introductory path in baby development or developmental psychology and gives a transparent and obtainable origin for essays, assignments and different projects.

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