A Child's World Infancy Through Adolescence by Richard KrukA Child's World Infancy Through Adolescence by Richard Kruk

A Child's World Infancy Through Adolescence

byRichard Kruk, Sally Wendkos Olds, Ruth Duskin Feldman

Paperback | March 15, 2008

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This fully revised second edition provides the extensive cross-cultural and multicultural coverage, the innovative pedagogical learning system, and the balance between research and real-life applications that make A Child's World a favourite of both students and professors alike. In a warmly-written and engaging style, Papalia, Olds, Feldman, and Kruk provide a chronological view of child development. The new edition expands the coverage of cultural and historical influences on development, highlights the latest research, and reinforces a learning system for students.
Richard Kruk has taught undergraduate and graduate students at universities and colleges in Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan, and is currently a member of the faculty in the Department of Psychology at the University of Manitoba. He received his bachelor's degree, specializing in psychology, from the University of Toronto, a...
Title:A Child's World Infancy Through AdolescenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:608 pages, 10.7 × 8.4 × 0.9 inPublished:March 15, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070781001

ISBN - 13:9780070781009


Table of Contents

Part 1: Entering a Child's World

Chapter 1: Studying a Child's World

Chapter 2: A Child's World: How We Discover It

Part 2: Beginnings

Chapter 3: Forming a New Life: Conception, Heredity, and Environment

Chapter 4: Pregnancy and Prenatal Development

Chapter 5: Birth and the Newborn Baby

Part 3: Infancy and Toddlerhood

Chapter 6: Physical Development and Health During the First Three Years

Chapter 7: Cognitive Development during the First Three Years

Chapter 8: Psychosocial Development during the First Three Years

Part 4: Early Childhood

Chapter 9: Physical Development and Health in Early Childhood

Chapter 10: Cognitive Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 11: Psychosocial Development in Early Childhood

Part 5: Middle Childhood

Chapter 12: Physical Development and Health in Middle Childhood

Chapter 13: Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 14: Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood

Part 6: Adolescence

Chapter 15: Physical Development and Health in Adolescence

Chapter 16: Cognitive Development in Adolescence

Chapter 17: Psychosocial Development in Adolescence