Child And Adolescent Development, Enhanced Pearson Etext With Loose-leaf Version -- Access Card…

Book & Toy | March 14, 2014

byAnita Woolfolk, Nancy E. Perry

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Child and Adolescent Development  takes a chronological approach to the study of child development, with an applied focus.   Authors Anita Woolfolk and Nancy Perry describe the characteristics and the developmental milestones of the major developmental periods -- infancy and toddlerhood, early childhood, middle childhood, and adolescence --  and discuss the implications and applications of research in child development.  The text provides reliable and practical guidelines to help prospective teachers and other professionals working with children to recognize typical and atypical development and to support the development of children and adolescents in positive ways. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video, video analysis exercises, and assessments.

 

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    0133831515 / 9780133831511 Child and Adolescent Development, Loose-Leaf Version with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package

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      "[W]ell written with a clear focus on the undergraduate audience, it covers a wide range of relevant topics that undergraduates are interested in, it makes human development theories accessible to undergraduates, and it integrates multiple cultural lenses ... I absolutely love it compared to the other options on the market in this field ."  

                     -- Michelle Tichy, University of Northern Iowa

       

      "The writing style is excellent! ...The Introductory ‘What would you do’ scenarios are great for stimulating critical thinking at the beginning of the class discussions. . . . ‘Connecting with Children’ sections provide helpful guidelines for teachers, families and other professionals. . . . [The text makes an] intentional effort to cover diversity and culture." 

       -- Winnie  Mucherah, Ball State University

       

      "One of the reasons I changed to this text was the very clear and interesting writing style. I found myself absorbed in the information even though I have been using these types of texts for decades. The level is appropriate for the students. In addition, if a topic is introduced, it is presented in some depth. . . . There is a great deal of material on practical considerations related to parenting and teaching as well as to cross-cultural issues and diversity. Topics are covered thoroughly and related to one another. I also like the layout of the material in terms of how it appears on the page, ease of reading the print, etc." 

       --  Sandra Twardosz, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 

       

       

       

       

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Anita Woolfolk Hoy is a Texas Longhorn—all her degrees are from the University of Texas, Austin, the last one a Ph.D. After working as a psychologist in elementary and secondary schools in central Texas, she joined the faculty at Rutgers University as a professor of educational psychology at Rutgers University, and then moved to The O...

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Format:Book & ToyDimensions:696 pages, 10.79 × 8.27 × 0.94 inPublished:March 14, 2014Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction: Dimensions of Development

Chapter 2: Theory and Research in Child Development

Chapter 3: Genetics, Prenatal Development, and Birth

Chapter 4: Infancy and Toddlerhood

Chapter 5: Physical Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 6: Cognitive Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 7: Social Emotional Development in Early Childhood

Chapter 8: Physical Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 9: Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 10: Social Emotional Development in Middle Childhood

Chapter 11: Physical Development in Adolescence

Chapter 12: Cognitive Development in Adolescence

Chapter 13: Social Emotional Development in Adolescence

Editorial Reviews

"[This text is] well written with a clear focus on the undergraduate audience, it covers a wide range of relevant topics that undergraduates are interested in, it makes human development theories accessible to undergraduates, and it integrates multiple cultural lenses ... I absolutely love it compared to the other options on the market in this field ... this book does a great job at allowing for adequate depth and breadth across many topics and theories."  -- Michelle Tichy, University of Northern Iowa   "The writing style is excellent! ...The Introductory “What would you do” scenarios are great for stimulating critical thinking at the beginning of the class discussions even for students who might have not had a chance to read the material in advance. These scenarios jump start the thinking process.  Connecting with Children” sections provide helpful guidelines for teachers, families and other professionals. ...[The text includes] comprehensive coverage of up-to-date topics [and makes an] intentional effort to cover diversity and culture."  -- Winnie  Mucherah, Ball State University   "One of the reasons I changed to this text was the very clear and interesting writing style. I found myself absorbed in the information even though I have been using these types of texts for decades. The level is appropriate for the students. In addition, if a topic is introduced, it is presented in some depth ... there is a great deal of material on practical considerations related to parenting and teaching as well as to cross-cultural issues and diversity. Topics are covered thoroughly and related to one another. I also like the layout of the material in terms of how it appears on the page, ease of reading the print, etc."  --  Sandra Twardosz, University of Tennessee, Knoxville