Lifespan Development in Context

Written By Tara L. Kuther
Lifespan Development in Context
  • Publsiher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 02 January 2018
  • ISBN : 1506373372
  • Pages : 776 pages
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Download or read book entitled Lifespan Development in Context by author: Tara L. Kuther which was release on 02 January 2018 and published by SAGE Publications with total page 776 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Award-winning author Tara L. Kuther presents Lifespan Development in Context, a topically organized version of her bestselling Lifespan Development text that provides a panoramic view of the many influences that shape human development. Kuther’s student-friendly narrative guides the reader through immersive video cases and real-world examples to illustrate how the places, sociocultural environments, and ways in which we are raised influence who we become and how we grow and change throughout our lives. Three core themes resonate throughout each chapter: the centrality of context, the importance of research, and the value of applied developmental science. Foundational theories and classic studies are combined with contemporary research and culturally diverse perspectives for a modern introduction to the field that is both comprehensive and concise. Visual overviews, case studies, and critical thinking questions encourage self-reflection and class discussion, ensuring students have the tools they need to apply course concepts to their lives and future careers.

Lifespan Development in Context

Lifespan Development in Context
  • Author : Tara L. Kuther
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-01-02
  • Total pages : 776
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Award-winning author Tara L. Kuther presents Lifespan Development in Context, a topically organized version of her bestselling Lifespan Development text that provides a panoramic view of the many influences that shape human development. Kuther’s student-friendly narrative guides the reader through immersive video cases and real-world examples to illustrate how ...

Handbook of Life Span Development

Handbook of Life Span Development
  • Author : Karen L. Fingerman
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2010-12-25
  • Total pages : 905
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Life span Development

Life span Development
  • Author : John W. Santrock
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill College
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 700
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Driven by learning goals, previous editions of this text have been widely adopted for their accurate, complete, and up-to-date coverage. While maintaining these hallmarks, this revision includes increased coverage of adulthood and aging, a new Interlude feature on applications, and updated research with more 21st-century citations than ever before....

Lifespan Development

Lifespan Development
  • Author : Tara L. Kuther
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-12-10
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Recipient of the 2017 Most Promising New Textbook Award from the Textbook & Academic Authors Association (TAA) Chronologically organized, Lifespan Development: Lives in Context offers a unique perspective on the field by focusing on the importance of context—examining how the places, sociocultural environments, and ways in which we are raised influence ...

Lifespan Development

Lifespan Development
  • Author : Leo B. Hendry,Marion Kloep
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning EMEA
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : "Takes a lifespan approach with much greater emphasis on adulthood and 'old' age than many other developmental books. This reflects the continual increase in this portion of the population in present day society. Uses one central model (the 'challenge-risk' model) throughout to tie all the different stages of the lifespan ...

The Lifespan Development of Individuals

The Lifespan Development of Individuals
  • Author : David Magnusson,Torgny Greitz
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1997-10-28
  • Total pages : 526
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Integrates findings from biological and social sciences to form a holistic view of human development....

Life span Development

Life span Development
  • Author : Leonie Sugarman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-03-01
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : This thorough revision of the highly successful first edition of Life-Span Development offers the reader a wide-ranging and thought provoking account of human development throughout the lifespan. The lifespan approach emphasises that development does not stop when we cease to be adolescents but goes on throughout adulthood and into old ...

The Handbook of Life Span Development Volume 1

The Handbook of Life Span Development  Volume 1
  • Author : Richard M. Lerner,Willis F. Overton
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-12-14
  • Total pages : 1040
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : In the past fifty years, scholars of human development have been moving from studying change in humans within sharply defined periods, to seeing many more of these phenomenon as more profitably studied over time and in relation to other processes. The Handbook of Life-Span Development, Volume 1: Cognition, Biology, and Methods ...

Lifespan Development and the Brain

Lifespan Development and the Brain
  • Author : Paul B. Baltes,Patricia A. Reuter-Lorenz,Frank Rösler
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-06-19
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : The book focuses on the developmental analysis of the brain-culture-environment dynamic and argues that this dynamic is interactive and reciprocal. Brain and culture co-determine each other. As a whole, this book refutes any unidirectional conception of the brain-culture dynamic. Each is influenced by and modifies the other. To capture the ...

Lifespan Development

Lifespan Development
  • Author : Kelvin Seifert,Robert J. Hoffnung,Michele Hoffnung
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999-06-29
  • Total pages : 705
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : This chronologically organized text presents development from a growth perspective, focusing on continuities and change throughout life. By illustrating the connections and relationships among all stages, "Lifespan" allows students to discover that human development is a lifelong process. The Second Edition offers an even stronger emphasis on the lifespan approach ...

Lifespan Development

Lifespan Development
  • Author : Martha Lally,Suzanne Valentine-French
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 468
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Read online Lifespan Development written by Martha Lally,Suzanne Valentine-French, published by which was released on 2019. Download full Lifespan Development Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Work Across the Lifespan

Work Across the Lifespan
  • Author : Boris Baltes,Cort W. Rudolph,Hannes Zacher
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-30
  • Total pages : 664
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Work Across the Lifespan coalesces lifespan theoretical and lifespan-based empirical perspectives on aging and work. The books examines human development theories that explain patterns of growth, trajectories of change and maintenance of continuities across the entirety of life. Using the implicit focus of these theories on aging as a guide ...

Life Span Development and Behavior

Life Span Development and Behavior
  • Author : David L. Featherman,Richard M. Lerner,Marion Perlmutter
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-14
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : This volume continues the tradition of the Life-Span Development Series, presenting overviews of research programs on a variety of developmental topics. Research and theory in life-span development have given increased attention to the issues of constancy and change in human development and to the opportunities for, and constraints on, plasticity ...

Lifespan Development in Context

Lifespan Development in Context
  • Author : David N. Sattler
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin College Division
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 223
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : Lifespan Development in Context corresponds to the organization of most lifespan development and developmental psychology textbooks, beginning with issues involving birth and infancy, continuing with childhood, adolescence, and adulthood, and concluding with issues concerning dying and death. Each chapter contains 4–6 personal narratives, and each narrative covers a different concept, issue, ...

Life Span Development Infancy Through Adulthood

Life Span Development  Infancy Through Adulthood
  • Author : Laurence Steinberg,Marc H. Bornstein,Deborah Lowe Vandell,Rook
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2010-06-15
  • Total pages : 768
  • ISBN : 1506373372
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Summary : The combined features that distinguish this text from other titles can be summarized with an acronym: CARE C utting edge research A pplied developmental science R eadability E ssential knowledge Written by respected child, adolescent, and adulthood development experts, this authoritative and chronologically organized text presents an integrated perspective on ...