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Infants and children, prenatal through middle childhood, Laura E. Berk, Illinois State University, Adena B. Meyers, Illinois State University

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Infants and children, prenatal through middle childhood, Laura E. Berk, Illinois State University, Adena B. Meyers, Illinois State University
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages R1-R57) and indexes
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Infants and children
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
900684616
Responsibility statement
Laura E. Berk, Illinois State University, Adena B. Meyers, Illinois State University
Sub title
prenatal through middle childhood
Summary
A best-selling, chronologically organized child development text, Berk and Meyers’ Infants and Children: Prenatal Through Middle Childhood is relied on in classrooms worldwide for its clear, engaging writing style, exceptional multicultural and cross-cultural focus, rich examples, and long-standing commitment to presenting the most up-to-date scholarship while also offering students research-based, practical applications that they can relate to their personal and professional lives. The authors takes an integrated approach to presenting development in the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social domains; emphasize the complex interchanges between heredity and environment; and provide exceptional attention to culture.--Publisher's description
Table Of Contents
Part One: Theory and Research in Child Development. History, Theory and Research Strategies -- Part Two: Foundations of Development. Genetic and Environmental Foundations -- Prenatal Development -- Birth and the Newborn Baby -- Part Three: Infancy and Toddlerhood: The First Two Years. Physical Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood -- Cognitive Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood -- Emotional and Social Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood -- Part Four: Early Childhood: Two to Six Years. Physical Development in Early Childhood -- Cognitive Development in Early Childhood -- Emotional and Social Development in Early Childhood -- Part Five: Middle Childhood: Six to Eleven Years. Physical Development in Middle Childhood -- Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood -- Emotional and Social Development in Middle Childhood
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