Adult Development And Aging by John C. CavanaughAdult Development And Aging by John C. Cavanaugh

Adult Development And Aging

byJohn C. Cavanaugh, Fredda Blanchard-fields

Hardcover | February 6, 2014

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Written within a bio-psychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields' best-selling book covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The book's focus on "positive aging" and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood distinguish it from its competitors.
John C. Cavanaugh is President and CEO of the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Delaware and his Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame. Cavanaugh is a fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Association for Psychological Science, a...
Title:Adult Development And AgingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:496 pages, 10 × 8 × 1 inPublished:February 6, 2014Publisher:Wadsworth PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1285444914

ISBN - 13:9781285444918

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Table of Contents

1. Studying Adult Development and Aging.2. Neuroscience as a Basis for Adult Development.3. Physical Changes.4. Longevity, Health, and Functioning.5. Where People Live: Person-Environment Interactions.6. Attention and Memory.7. Intelligence.8. Social Cognition.9. Personality.10. Clinical Assessment, mental health, and Mental Disorders.11. Relationships.12. Work, Leisure, and Retirement.13. Dying and Bereavement.14. Successful Aging.