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Human Development Through the Lifespan

Human Development Through the Lifespan - 98 edition

Human Development Through the Lifespan - 98 edition

ISBN13: 9780803601963

ISBN10: 0803601964

Human Development Through the Lifespan by Elaine Polan - ISBN 9780803601963
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published:
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Human Development Through the Lifespan by Elaine Polan - ISBN 9780803601963

ISBN13: 9780803601963

ISBN10: 0803601964

Edition: 98

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Summary

This new text provides the LPN - LVN student with a single source for growth and development material across the lifespan.


Key Features

  • Coverage of human growth and development throughout the entire lifespan, from conception through late adulthood
  • Strong focus on health promotion at each stage of life
  • Text written specifically for the LPN - LVN student, with emphasis on the clinical application of growth and development content
  • Covers major theories of human development, including Freud's psychoanalytical theory, Erickson's eight-stage psychosocial theory, Piaget's cognitive theory, Maslow's human needs theory, and Kohlberg's theory of moral development
  • Chapters on each stage of growth and development include the same organization: physical characteristics; vital signs; developmental milestones; nutrition; sleep and rest; play (called exercise and leisure after school age); safety; and health promotion
  • Pedagogical chapter tools include opening outline, learning objectives, list of key terms, boxed notes, chapter summary, case study followed by questions, multiple-choice review questions, and a list of suggested readings
  • Glossary of key terms at the end of the book
  • Appendices include answers to chapter review questions, immunization schedules, hotlines, and a form for living wills


Author Bio

Polan, Elaine :

Elaine Polan, MS, RN,C, Assistant Supervisor. Both of the Practical Nurse Program, Vocational Education and Extension Board, School of Practical Nursing, Uniondale, New York

Taylor, Daphbe Cummings :

Daphne Cummings Taylor, MS, RN, Classroom - Clinical Instructor. Both of the Practical Nurse Program, Vocational Education and Extension Board, School of Practical Nursing, Uniondale, New York

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Healthy Life Styles
2. Family
3. Theories of Growth and Development
4. The First Year
5. Toddler (1-3 Years)
6. Preschool (4-5 Years)
7. School Age (6-10 Years)
8. Adolescence (11-18 Years)
9. Young Adulthood
10. Middle Adulthood
11. Late Adulthood

Other Editions of Human Development Through the Lifespan

Journey Across the Lifespan : Human Development and Health Promotion by Elaine Polan, Daphne Taylor and Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman - ISBN 9780803609495