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Child and Adolescent Development for Educators (3RD 08 Edition)

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Topically-arranged and teacher-focused, Child and Adolescent Development for Educators is a richly contextual research-based foundation in the science of development that is ideal for future teachers. Attending to the development of school-aged children and youth, the brevity of the text and the diversity of in-text activities give teacher educators ample opportunity to assign observations and other school-based projects.

About the Author

Judith L. Meece is currently the Eugene and Saralyn Oberdorfer Associate Professor of Education at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where she teaches in the School of Education. Her book draws on over 15 years experience in teaching courses on child and adolescent development to preservice teachers and graduate students. Before coming to Chapel Hill, she taught at Purdue University and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Learning Research and Development Center of the University of Pittsburgh. She received her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Michigan in 1981, where she was a fellow in the former Bush Program in Child Development and Social Policy. Professor Meeces research focuses on academic motivation, gender differences in mathematics and science achievement, and teachers beliefs about childrens development. She is co-author of Students Perceptions in the Classroom (1992). She is currently serving as chairperson of the American Educational Research Associations Special Interest Group on Motivation and education. She is also currently working on an oral history of Appalachian teachers, which will examine the role of education and teaching in southern womens lives.

Table of Contents

List of Features
Preface

Chapter 1: Studying Child and Adolescent Development

Chapter 2: Physical Development

Chapter 3: Cognitive Development: Piaget's and Vygotsky's Theories

Chapter 4: Cognitive Development: Information Processing and Intelligence Theories

Chapter 5: Language and Literacy Development

Chapter 6: Self-Concept, Identity, and Motivation

Chapter 7: Peer Relations and Moral Development

Chapter 8: The Family: Partners in Education\

Chapter 9: Supporting the Development of Children and Youth in School

Glossary
References
Text Credits
Name Index
Subject Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780073525761
Author:
Meece, Judith
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Langua
Author:
Daniels, Denise H.
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Cram101 Textbook Reviews
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Meece, Judith
Author:
Daniels, Denise Honeycutt
Author:
Meece, Judith L.
Subject:
Educational Psychology
Subject:
Developmental - Child
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Publication Date:
May 2007
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TRADE PAPER
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Language:
English
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Y
Pages:
530
Dimensions:
9.94x7.93x.84 in. 2.47 lbs.

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