Developmental psychology: an advanced textbook by Marc H. Bornstein, Michael E. Lamb

By Marc H. Bornstein, Michael E. Lamb

The fourth version of Developmental Psychology: *illuminates great phenomena in improvement; *applies to the full existence span; *has relevance to daily life; and *is comprehensively revised and up to date. This textbook has been up to date from the 3rd version to incorporate the present prestige of scholarly efforts in all points of developmental psychology. Its reasons are to provide inclusive developmental views on significant important parts in psychology and the massive variations that underscore the dynamic and interesting prestige of up to date developmental psychology. Developmental psychology is a massive subdiscipline in its personal correct, with its personal background and structures, views, and methodologies. those views, traditions, and ways are completely brought and reviewed. furthermore, many facets of developmental psychology have noticeable and instant relevance to real-world matters and difficulties. every one bankruptcy during this publication exemplifies the relevance of developmental psychology via reports of the heritage, idea, and substance of the subdiscipline.

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Increasingly, scholars recognize that both the description and explanation of a developmental process derives from a model or theory of development. , Baldwin, 1980; Lerner, 1986, 1998a, 1998b). Today, exemplary developmental research is aimed not only at describing developmental norms, or at explaining typical or atypical developmental trajectories, but also at probing the theoretical context of specific research issues and programs. Indeed, although it is not frequent, some scholars address theoretical issues that cut across a wide range of developmental research issues (see Lerner, 1998a).

Bornstein Michael E. Lamb National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Page iv Copyright © 1999 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form, by photostat, microfilm, retrieval system, or any other means, without the prior written permission of the publisher. 4th ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index.  Developmental psychology.  Bornstein, Marc H.  Lamb, Michael E. D465 1999 155dc21 98-44280 CIP Books published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates are printed on acid-free paper, and their bindings are chosen for strength and durability.

Isbn10 | asin : 0805830723 print isbn13 : 9780805830729 ebook isbn13 : 9780585250854 language : English subject Developmental psychology. D465 1999eb ddc : 155 subject : Developmental psychology. Page iii Developmental Psychology An Advanced Textbook Fourth Edition Edited by Marc H. Bornstein Michael E. Lamb National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Page iv Copyright © 1999 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form, by photostat, microfilm, retrieval system, or any other means, without the prior written permission of the publisher.

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