Infant Development

Infant Development

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A core text for undergraduate courses in Infant Development, Infant Care, and Infancy Intervention; a supplementary text for general courses in Child Development or Child Psychology.Interdisciplinary in perspective and topically organized, this text provides a comprehensive cutting-edge overview of infant growth and development-from conception though the first years of life. It features balanced coverage of theory, research, and practical application, as well as a strong emphasis on the interrelationships between various developmental domains and the importance of the "whole" infant.show more

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  • Paperback | 324 pages
  • 179.3 x 233.2 x 14mm | 476.28g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130481440
  • 9780130481443

Table of contents

1. Introduction and Theoretical Perspectives. 2. Prenatal Development. 3. The Birth Process and The Newborn. 4. Physical Growth. 5. Health, Safety, and Nutrition. 6. Motor Development. 7. Perceptual Development. 8. Cognitive Development. 9. Language Development. 10. Personality. 11. Social Development. 12. Emotional Development. 13. Infant Caregiving and Education. Glossary. References. Appendixes. Subject Index. Name Index.show more

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