Developmental Psychology

Developmental Psychology

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CliffsQuickReview course guides cover the essentials of your toughest subjects. Get a firm grip on core concepts and key material, and test your newfound knowledge with review questions. Whether you need a course supplement, help preparing for an exam, or a concise reference for the subject, CliffsQuickReview Developmental Psychology can help. This guide covers the scientific study of age-related changes throughout the human life span. Identifying the biological, psychological, and social aspects that interact to influence the growing human process, this handy resourse covers concepts such as* Conception, pregnancy, and birth* Infancy and toddlerhood* Early and middle childhood* Adolescence* Early, middle, and late adulthood* Death and dying CliffsQuickReview Developmental Psychology acts as a supplement to your other learning materials. Use this reference in any way that fits your personal style for study and review - you decide what works best with your needs. You can flip through the book until you find what you're looking for - it's organized to gradually build on key concepts.
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  • Paperback | 194 pages
  • 132 x 206 x 12mm | 240.41g
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
  • Cliffs Notes Inc.,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • 0764586149
  • 9780764586149
  • 1,826,092

About George D. Zgourides

About the Author George Zgourides, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in anxiety, phobias, sexuality, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) approaches m healing, and the sociology of religion. His academic appointments have included Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Portland (Portland, Oregon), Associate Professor of Psychology and Sociology at New Mexico Military Institute (Roswell, New Mexico), and Academic Dean at the Dallas Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (Dallas, Texas).
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We take great notes -- and make studying a snap When it comes to pinpointing the stuff you really need to know, nobody does it better than CliffsNotes. This fast, effective tutorial helps you master the core concepts of developmental psychology -- and get the best possible grade. From infancy and childhood to adolescence and adulthood, you get clear, jargon-free explanations of each stage of human development, including coverage of physical, cognitive, and psychosocial changes. Study smarter @ Free test-taking tips and tricks Free test samples and schedules Free info on other test resources Free CliffsNote-A-Day(TM) tips Plus hundreds of downloadable Cliffs titles 24 hours a day Make the grade with CliffsQuickReviews CliffsQuickReviews are available for more than 30 introductory level courses. See inside for a complete listing of these and other bestselling Cliffs titles.
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Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Developmental Psychology. Chapter 2: Research Methods in Developmental Psychology. Chapter 3: Conception, Pregnancy, and Birth. Chapter 4: Infancy and Toddlerhood: Physical and Cognitive Development. Chapter 5: Infancy and Toddlerhood: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 6: Early Childhood: Physical and Cognitive Development. Chapter 7: Early Childhood: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 8: Middle Childhood: Physical and Congnitive Development. Chapter 9: Middle Childhood: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 10: Adolescence: Physical and Cognitive Development. Chapter 11: Adolescence: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 12: Early Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development. Chapter 13: Early Adulthood: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 14: Middle Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development. Chapter 15: Middle Adulthood: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 16: Late Adulthood: Physical and Cognitive Development. Chapter 17: Late Adulthood: Psychosocial Development. Chapter 18: Death and Dying. Glossary.
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