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Child Development 9780131108417

Child Development | 2nd Edition

Educating and Working with Children and Adolescents

ISBN-10: 0131108417
ISBN-13: 9780131108417
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PUBLISHER: Prentice Hall PTR
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Product Description: This practical book examines research and theory about children from birth to age 18. The concepts are solidly based around the activities of schools, agencies, and other settings in which the day-to-day lives of children play out. A wealth of case studies, along with a new Observation CD-ROM with video clips for each chapter, provide understanding into how children develop. By using real-life case studies and genuine feedback from children of all ages, this book provides complete coverage of the following topics: methods of inquiry in child development; physical development; cognitive development; intelligence; language development; literacy development; personal and emotional development; social understanding and moral development; development of motivation and self-regulation; a study of the family; interpersonal relationships; and growing up. An excellent resource for caregivers, child care center directors and employees, social workers, teachers, and parents.

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PAGES: 760
CATEGORY: Education, Psychology
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