Human Development: A Life-Span View

Author: Robert V. Kail,John C. Cavanaugh

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337554839

Category: Psychology

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Comprehensive, succinct, and applied, HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: A LIFE-SPAN VIEW has proven its ability to capture students' interest while introducing them to the issues, forces, and outcomes that make us who we are. Robert Kail and John Cavanaugh's combined expertise in childhood, adolescence, and gerontology result in a rich description of all life-span stages and important topics. A modified chronological approach traces development from conception through late life, with several chapters dedicated to key topics -- an organization that allows the book to be briefer than other texts. Students gain theoretical and empirical foundations that enable them to become educated, critical interpreters of developmental information. The eighth edition blends basic and applied research with coverage of controversial topics and emergent trends to demonstrate connections between the laboratory and life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Human Development: A Life-Span View

Author: Robert V. Kail,John C. Cavanaugh

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305504585

Category: Psychology

Page: 576

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ESSENTIALS OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: A LIFE-SPAN VIEW, 2nd Edition fills the need for a shorter text that emphasizes the essential, defining features of modern research and theory in human development. Using a modified chronological approach and emphasizing the biopsychosocial framework, the text provides: a readable account of human development across the life span; conceptual foundations that enable students to become critical interpreters of developmental information; and an introduction to relevant research and its application to key issues. The text also emphasizes the application of human development research across diverse professional settings, making it ideal for students who are pursuing a career related to psychology or areas such as education, health, and human sciences. Succinct and filled with real-life examples, this text will capture your students' interest while introducing them to the essential issues, forces, and outcomes that make us who we are. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books: Human Development

A Life-Span View

Author: Robert V. Kail,Vice Provost for Academic Programs and Planning and Professor of Psychology and Individual Family Studies John C (University of Deleware) Cavanaugh,John C. Cavanaugh

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781111835545

Category: Psychology

Page: 768

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Balanced coverage of the entire life span is just one thing that distinguishes HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: A LIFE-SPAN VIEW, 6TH EDITION. With its comprehensive, succinct, and applied coverage, the text has proven its ability to capture students' interest while introducing them to the issues, forces, and outcomes that make us who we are. Robert V. Kail's expertise in childhood and adolescence, combined with John C. Cavanaugh's extensive research in gerontology, result in a book with a rich description of all life-span stages and important topics. A modified chronological approach traces development in sequential order from conception through late life, while also dedicating several chapters to key topical issues. This organization also allows the book to be relatively briefer than other texts a benefit given the enormous amount of information covered in the course.



Human Development: A Lifespan View, 3ce

Author: Christine A. Ateah

Publisher: Nelson Education

ISBN: 0176481702

Category: Psychology

Page: 832

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Balanced coverage of the entire life span is just one thing that distinguishes Human Development: A Life-Span View, Third Canadian Edition. With its comprehensive and applied, yet succinct, coverage, the text has proven its ability to capture students’ in


Study Guide for Human Development

A Life-Span View

Author: Dea K. DeWolff,Robert V. Kail,John C. Cavanaugh,Terri A. Tarr

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780495130567

Category: Psychology

Page: 400

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By Dea DeWolff and Terri Tarr of Indiana University--Purdue University Indianapolis. This Study Guide is divided by A-heads and learning objectives to mirror the main text. Included are fill-ins for key terms, true/false, a break-down of each learning objective, summary paragraphs with fill-ins, and finally, a "Test Yourself" section with multiple choice and essay questions.


Human Development , A Life-Span View

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1497081351

Category: Education

Page: 193

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Human Development , A Life-Span View. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Essentials of Human Development, A Life-Span View

Psychology, Human development

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 149025899X

Category: Education

Page: 38

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Essentials of Human Development, A Life-Span View. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Human Development: A Life-Span View

Author: Robert Kail,John Cavanaugh

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111834113

Category: Psychology

Page: 768

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Balanced coverage of the entire life span is just one thing that distinguishes HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: A LIFE-SPAN VIEW, 6TH EDITION. With its comprehensive, succinct, and applied coverage, the text has proven its ability to capture students’ interest while introducing them to the issues, forces, and outcomes that make us who we are. Robert V. Kail’s expertise in childhood and adolescence, combined with John C. Cavanaugh’s extensive research in gerontology, result in a book with a rich description of all life-span stages and important topics. A modified chronological approach traces development in sequential order from conception through late life, while also dedicating several chapters to key topical issues. This organization also allows the book to be relatively briefer than other texts a benefit given the enormous amount of information covered in the course. The authors provide theoretical and empirical foundations that enable students to become educated, critical interpreters of developmental information. A blend of basic and applied research, as well as coverage of controversial topics and emergent trends, demonstrates connections between the laboratory and life. A complete media and supplement package--including videos, the PowerLecture (lecture presentation tool), and student study tools--supports students and instructors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of Human Development

A Life-Span View

Author: Robert V. Kail,John C. Cavanaugh

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781285089683

Category: Psychology

Page: 576

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This streamlined, readable account of human development gives you the conceptual foundations that enable you to become an educated and critical interpreter of developmental information. ESSENTIALS OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: A LIFE-SPAN VIEW also offers an introduction to relevant research and its application to important issues in life-span development. In addition, the book emphasizes the application of human development research across diverse professional settings. If you're pursuing a career related not just to psychology but to education, health, or human sciences--be it as a nurse, physician, educator, psychologist, social worker, or others--this text will show you how human development research can allow you to work more effectively with future patients, students, or clients. Succinct and filled with real-life examples that aid your understanding, it will capture your interest while introducing you to the essential issues, forces, and outcomes that make us who we are.

Der Panama-Hut

oder Was einen guten Therapeuten ausmacht

Author: Irvin D. Yalom

Publisher: btb Verlag

ISBN: 3641119766

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

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Schlüsselmomente der Psychoanalyse - humorvoll und lehrreich in Szene gesetzt Wie sieht es aus, das richtige Verhältnis zwischen Therapeut und Klient? Welche Abgründe gilt es zu verbergen, welche offen zu legen? Was ist von Patiententräumen zu halten, in denen der Therapeut eine entscheidende Rolle spielt? Irvin D. Yalom, Amerikas angesehenster und wortgewaltigster Psychotherapeut, zieht die Bilanz seines über fünfzigjährigen Berufslebens und beschert seinen Lesern ungewohnte Einblicke in das Leben eines Therapeuten - ein lehrreiches und mit zahlreichen Anekdoten gewürztes Lesevergnügen.

Human Development

A Life-span Approach

Author: F. Philip Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780130185655

Category: Psychology

Page: 677

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For undergraduate courses in Human Development, Lifespan Development, Developmental Psychology offered in departments of Psychology, Human Ecology, Education, Early Childhood Education, Nursing and Social Work. In an approach that reflects the fascinating story of our development and the development of others around us, this text encourages students to examine their lives and the lives of others to understand how we've become the individuals we are today, and to think about how our development will change throughout our lives. Using a unique and flexible organization, that combines the best of both the topical and chronological formats, and an eclectic theoretical perspective, students are introduced to the main concepts and theories important to understanding developmental psychology. Many anecdotes, real-life examples, and special features, drawn from the author's extensive experience as a Marriage, Family and Child Counselor make this text a practical and interesting read. Flexible Organization - Chapters are organized so that professors can teach the course either topically or chronologically allowing more flexibility in how the material is presented. The last three parts of th

Cognitive Development

A Life-Span View

Author: George E. Forman,Irving E. Sigel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780818502750

Category: Cognition

Page: 210

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Middle Adulthood

A Lifespan Perspective

Author: Sherry L. Willis,Mike Martin

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761988533

Category: Psychology

Page: 425

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Middle adulthood is a critical period of the life course. How we develop in middle age–the central period of our lives–can influence how well we cope in our later years. Middle Adulthood: A Lifespan Perspective explores these issues by bringing together a distinguished group of international contributors associated with a range of prestigious longitudinal studies.