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An Introduction to Developmental Psychology

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsRobert Atkins (Contributor), Tanya Bergevin (Contributor), P. E. Bryant (Contributor), Alan Slater (Editor), Gavin Bremner (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages612
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7609924M
ISBN 100631213961
ISBN 109780631213963

Introduction to Developmental Psychology is a representative and authoritative 'state of the art' account of human development from conception to adolescence. The book is organised chronologically and also thematically, and each chapter is written by internationally renowned experts who convey their knowledge with enthusiasm and skill/5(9). GCE Introduction to Developmental Psychology 9 Study Session 1: The Scientific Nature of Development Expected duration: 1 week or 2 contact hour Introduction Developmental psychology examines the influences of nature and nurture on the process of human development, and processes of change in context and across Size: 7MB.

You must enable JavaScript in order to use this site. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: The scope and methods of developmental psychology / Darwin Muir, Alan Slater --Theories and issues in child development / Alan Slater, Ian Hocking, Jon Loose --The nature-nurture issue / Elena L. Grigorenko, Robert J. Sternberg --Prenatal .

Urie Bronfenbrenner's theory of development in context (The Ecology of Human Development - ISBN is influential in this field, as are those mentioned in "Educational psychology" immediately below, as well as many others. Developmental psychologists draw on the full range of theorists in scientific psychology to inform their research. INTRODUCTION 5 encouraging collaborations and cross-fertilization of ideas, and in strength-ening clinical practice and service delivery systems in attending to human needs more broadly. Given their different histories of oppression, experi-ences with colonialism, and identity confusion, a .


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Alan Slater is Associate Professor in Developmental Psychology at the University of Exeter, UK. He is the co-editor of several books including The Blackwell An Introduction to Developmental Psychology book in Developmental Psychology, Introduction to Infant Development, Theories of Infant Development, and the six-volume set Psychology of Infancy.

Gavin Bremner is Professor of Developmental Psychology at Lancaster. "In this new Introduction to Developmental Psychology richly illustrated chapters cover infancy, childhood, and adolescence in a concise and stimulating way.

In the first section of the book, developmental theory and methodology is discussed with special emphasis on the complex nurture-nature transactions shaping the child’s development/5(19).

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The text is organized chronologically and also thematically, is written by renowned experts in the field, and presents a truly international account of theories 4/5(38). Alan M. Slater is Reader in Developmental Psychology at the University of Exeter.

He is the co-editor of The Blackwell Reader in Developmental Psychology (Blackwell Publishing, ), and the co-editor with Gavin Bremner of the forthcoming Developmental Psychology: An Introduction (Blackwell Publishing, ).

Gavin Bremner is Professor of Developmental Psychology at the University of. An Introduction to Developmental Psychology is a representative and authoritative 'state of the art' account of human development from conception to adolescence.

The text is organised chronologically and also thematically and written by renowned experts in the field. Introduction to Psychology utilizes the dual theme of behavior and empiricism to make psychology relevant to intro students.

The author wrote this book to help students organize their thinking about psychology at a conceptual level. Each chapter covers one subfield of psychology (e.g, developmental, cognitive) and in turn is divided into 4/5(21). This book covers all of the requisite topics for an introductory or survey developmental psychology course.

Content Accuracy rating: 4 This is an introductory level textbook, so specific research found in higher level courses would be missing.4/5(21). simplify complex developmental phenomena and sketch general developmental trends, but at th~ expense ofneglecting, downplaying, and even mis-representing the variability and richness of adult cognitive development.

In contrast, developmental webs portray adult cognitive development as a complex process of dynamic construction within multiple File Size: 2MB. Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, I am pleased to have the opportunity to introduce you to the topic of developmental psychology.

Thе book “Introductions in Developmental Psychology” is a pleasant, easy-to-read and accessible manual that is appropriate for any psychology enthusiast, or any professional working with children, adolescents, and adults.

Introduction to Developmental Psychology 1 - Prudhomme, et al. This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Developmental psychology is the scientific study of how and why human beings change over the course of their life.

Originally concerned with infants and children, the field has expanded to include adolescence, adult development, aging, and the entire pmental psychologists aim to explain how thinking, feeling, and behaviors change throughout life.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxviii, pages: color illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Introduction. The scope and methods of developmental psychology / Alan Slater, Scott P. Johnson, and Darwin Muir ; Theories and issues in child development / Scott P.

Johnson, Alan Slater, and Ian Hocking ; The nature-nurture issue (an illustration using behaviour. This Introduction to Psychology project began with a germ of an idea.

Two years later, after Debora S. Herold, Ph.D., Cognitive and Developmental Psychology Shenan Kroupa, Ph.D., Developmental Psychology Jennifer Lydon-Lam, Ph.D., Clinical Psychology INTRODUCTION You are about to embark on an excursion into the science of behavior and.

An Introduction to Developmental Psychology (BPS Textbooks in Psychology) Paperback – 28 Apr The book. This is an introductory text on developmental psychology. This edition has been updated with the latest research.

Layout. For a text book it is very well structured and illustrated with pictures and lots of tables.5/5(16). "In this new Introduction to Developmental Psychology richly illustrated chapters cover infancy, childhood, and adolescence in a concise and stimulating way.

In the first section of the book, developmental theory and methodology is discussed with special emphasis on the complex nurture–nature transactions shaping the child s development/5(22).