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Lifespan Development (Canadian Edition)

Lifespan Development (Canadian Edition) - 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0205354108

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Publisher: Allyn & Bacon of Canada
Published: 2003
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Lifespan Development (Canadian Edition) - 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0205354108

Helen Bee, Denise Boyd and Paul Johnson

ISBN13: 978-0205354108
ISBN10: 0205354106
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 03
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon of Canada

Published: 2003
International: No
Summary

Appropriate for developmental psychology courses offered at both universities and colleges throughout Canada. These courses can be found in most psychology departments, as well as human service, education, social work, and nursing programs.

For one semester courses that cover child, adolescent and adult development. The text presents the optimum balance between theory, research, and practical application in a warm, personal, and accessible manner. Organized chronologically, well-illustrated and attractively designed, this is a very student-friendly learning resource.

  • Canadian content integrated in areas of developmental psychology research, references, statistics, issues, and perspectives
  • focus on Canadian "mosaic" whenever social comparisons within Canada are discussed (e.g. First Nations, Anglo/European, French, Asian, East Indian, etc.)
  • describes regional differences where appropriate
  • updated special interest boxes --Research Report, Development in the Information Age, Real World, and No Easy Answers --with Canadian material throughout
  • Policy Questions at end of each unit address topics of relevance to Canada today
  • relevant web links at the end of each chapter
  • complete pedagogical support including chapter outlines, critical thinking questions, glossary, key terms, and chapter summaries

Author Bio

Bee, Helen :


Boyd, Denise : Houston Community College System


Johnson, Paul : Confederation College of Applied Arts and Technology

Table of Contents

Brief contents.
To the Student.
To the Instructor.

UNIT I. FOUNDATIONS.

1. Basic Concepts and Methods.
2. Theories of Development.
3. Prenatal Development and Birth.
Policy Question-What legal protection is there for the pregnant mother and her fetus?

UNIT II. INFANCY AND EARLY CHILDHOOD.

4. Physical and Cognitive Development in Infancy.
5. Social and Personality Development in Infancy.
6. Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood.
7. Social and Personality Development in Early Childhood.
Policy Question-What are the effects of childhood poverty in Canada?


UNIT III. MIDDLE CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE.

8. Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood.
9. Social and Personality Development in Middle Childhood.
10. Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence.
11. Social and Personality Development in Adolescence.
Policy Question-What can be done about gambling among Canadian youth?


UNIT IV. EARLY AND MIDDLE ADULTHOOD.

12. Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood.
13. Social and Personality Development in Early Adulthood.
14. Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood.
15. Social and Personality Development in Middle Adulthood.
Policy Question-What is the changing status of Canadian couples?


UNIT V. LATE ADULTHOOD AND THE END OF LIFE.

16. Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood.
17. Social and Personality Development in Late Adulthood.
18. Death, Dying, and Bereavement. Policy Question-Do people have a right to die?

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