How Children Develop (Canadian Edition)
Sixth EditionRobert S. Siegler; Jenny Saffran; Nancy Eisenberg; Elizabeth Gershoff; Susan Graham©2020
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In this Canadian-centric version of How Children Develop, some of the world’s foremost researchers introduce the core ideas and defining moments in child development in a way that’s immediately understandable and relevant to you. And now the book has a variety of interactive features in its online component, Achieve.
Table of Contents
1 An Introduction to Child Development
2 Prenatal Development and the Newborn Period
3 Biology and Behaviour
4 Theories of Cognitive Development
5 Seeing, Thinking, and Doing in Infancy
6 Development of Language and Symbol Use
7 Conceptual Development
8 Intelligence and Academic Achievement
9 Theories of Social Development
10 Emotional Development
11 Attachment to Others and Development of Self
12 The Family
13 Peer Relationships
14 Moral Development
15 Gender Development