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Understanding Human Development (Mypsychlab)
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For undergraduate courses in Lifespan Development and Human Development
An interdisciplinary approach with an emphasis on culture and family
Using an interdisciplinary approach which emphasizes culture and family, Understanding Human Development challenges students to understand development from a broader perspective. Students draw on their own experiences as they weigh the research and ideas presented in the text.
Looking for additional resources to help you understand the material and succeed in this course? MyDevelopmentLab contains study tools such as flashcards, self tests, videos, as well as MyVirtualChild which allows you to raise your own virtual child from birth through age 18 and monitor the results.
Want to view an interview with co-author, Wendy Dunn? Click here: www.youtube.com/pearsonpsych
Want to learn more about MyVirtualChild? Visit www.mydevelopmentlab.com and click on the ‘watch this video’ link to learn about MyVirtualChild.
MyDevelpmentLab with MyVirtualChild is available at www.mydevelopmentlab.com.
This package contains the following components:
-0205768881: MyDevelopmentLab with Pearson eText
-0205753078: Understanding Human Development
MyDevelopmentLab with MyVirtualChild is a learning and assessment tool that allows instructors to assess student performance and adapt course content without investing a lot of additional time or resources.
Students benefit from this easy-to-use site with or without their instructor’s involvement. Students can test themselves on key content, track their progress, and utilize individually tailored study plan activities, including an e-book, simulations, newsfeeds, videos, and application exercises.
MyDevelopmentLab also provides students the opportunity to raise a virtual child from birth to age 18 and monitor the effects of specific parenting decisions over time.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction to Human Development
Chapter 2 Heredity and Environment
Chapter 3 Prenatal Development and Childbirth
Chapter 4 Infancy and Toddlerhood: Physical, Cognitive, and Language Development
Chapter 5 Infancy and Toddlerhood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 6 Early Childhood: Physical, Cognitive, and Language Development
Chapter 7 Early Childhood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 8 Middle Childhood: Physical and Cognitive Development
Chapter 9 Middle Childhood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 10 Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development
Chapter 11 Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 12 Young Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development
Chapter 13 Young Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 14 Middle Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development
Chapter 15 Middle Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 16 Older Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development
Chapter 17 Older Adulthood: Personality and Sociocultural Development
Chapter 18 Death and Dying
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