The Development of Children
Eighth EditionCynthia Lightfoot; Michael Cole; Sheila Cole©2018
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Following childhood development chronologically, Development of Children illustrates how biological and cultural factors shape the development of all children in some capacity. Gain a more in-depth understanding of how these factors impact every child's development universally, and how they influence diverse developmental patterns.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: The Study of Human Development
Part I: In the Beginning
Chapter 2: Biocultural Foundations
Chapter 3: Prenatal Development and Birth
Part II: Infancy
Chapter 4: The First 3 Months
Chapter 5: Physical and Cognitive Development in Infancy
Chapter 6: Social and Emotional Development in Infancy
Part III: Early Childhood
Chapter 7: Language Acquisition
Chapter 8: Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood
Chapter 9: Social and Emotional Development in Early Childhood
Chapter 10: Contexts of Development
Part IV: Middle Childhood
Chapter 11: Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood
Chapter 12: School as Context for Development
Chapter 13: Social and Emotional Development in Middle Childhood
Part V: Adolescence
Chapter 14: Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence
Chapter 15: Social and Emotional Development in Adolescence