Developmental Psychology
The Collapse of Parenting: How We Hurt Our Kids When We Treat Them Like Grown-ups
The Collapse of Parenting
How We Hurt Our Kids When We Treat Them Like Grown-ups
Paperback      ISBN: 0465094287
In The Collapse of Parenting, internationally acclaimed author Leonard Sax argues that rising levels of obesity, depression, and anxiety among young people can be traced to parents abdicating their authority. The result is children who have no standard of right and wrong, who lack discipline, and who look to their peers and the Internet for direction. Sax shows how parents must reassert their authority—by limiting time with screens, by encouraging better habits at the dinner table, and by teaching humility and perspective—to help their children thrive in an increasingly complicated world.
The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity
The Deepest Well
Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity
Hardcover      ISBN: 0544828704
A pioneering physician reveals how childhood stress leads to lifelong health problems, and what we can do to break the cycle.
Developing Person Through Childhood
Developing Person Through Childhood
Paperback      ISBN: 1319061648
Kathleen Berger
Developing Person Through Childhood and Adolescence
Developing Person Through Childhood and Adolescence
Hardcover      ISBN: 1319058388
Kathleen Berger
Development Across the Life Span
Development Across the Life Span
Hardcover      ISBN: 0134225899
For courses in Lifespan Development A compelling blend of lifespan development research and applications Development Across the Life Span provides a chronological overview of human development from the moment of conception through death, examining both the traditional areas of the field and more recent innovations. Author Robert Feldman focuses on how developmental findings can be can be applied meaningfully and practically, helping students to recognize the relevance of the discipline to their own lives. Thoroughly updated with the latest data and contemporary examples, the Eighth Edition better engages students in key concepts via recent news items, timely world events, and contemporary uses of lifespan development. Also available with MyPsychLab® This title is also available with MyPsychLab — an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyPsychLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. Development Across the Life Span, Eighth Edition is also available via REVEL™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab & Mastering, search for: 0134495934 / 9780134495934 Development Across the Life Span plus MyPsychLab with eText — Access Card Package, 8/e Package consists of: - 0134225899 / 9780134225890 Development Across the Life Span, 8/e - 0205206514 / 9780205206513 MyPsychLab with eText Access Card
The Development of Sensory, Motor and Cognitive Capacities in Early Infancy: From Sensation to Cognition
The Development of Sensory, Motor and Cognitive Capacities in Early Infancy
From Sensation to Cognition
Paperback      ISBN: 1138883026
Research on the development of human infants has revealed remarkable capacities in recent years. Instead of stressing the limitations of the newborn, the modern approach is now more optimistically based on an assessment of the adaptive capabilities of the infant. Innate endowment, coupled with interaction with the physical and social environment, enables a developmental transition from processes deeply rooted in early perception and action to the cognitive and language abilities typical of the toddler.; This book reviews a number of issues in early human development. It includes a reconceptualization of the role of perception at the origins of development, a reconciliation of psychophysical and ecological approaches to early face perception, and building bridges between biological and psychological aspects of development in terms of brain structure and function. Topics covered include basic exploratory processes of early visual systems in early perception and action; face perception in newborns, species typical aspects of human communication, imitation, perception of the phonetic structure of speech, origins of the pointing gesture, handedness origins and development, theoretical contributions on perception and cognition, implicit and explicit knowledge in babies; sensory-motor coordination and cognition, information processing and cognition, perception, habituation and the development of intelligence from infancy.
The Development of the Unconscious Mind
The Development of the Unconscious Mind
Hardcover      ISBN: 0393712915
An exploration of how the unconscious is formed and functions by one of our most renowned experts on emotion and the brain.
Development Through the Lifespan
Development Through the Lifespan
Hardcover      ISBN: 0134419693
For courses in Human Development Unparalleled Among Human Development Texts — In a Class by Itself With its seamless integration of up-to-date research, strong multicultural and cross-cultural focus, and clear, engaging narrative, Development Through the Lifespan has established itself as the market’s leading text. The dramatically revised Seventh Edition presents the newest, most relevant research and applications in the field of human development today. Featuring compelling topics, rich examples, and author Laura Berk’s signature storytelling style, this new edition is the most current and engaging text available. Available to package with Development Through the Lifespan, Seventh Edition, MyLab™ Human Development is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to further engage students and improve learning. MyLab Human Development is ideal for courses requiring robust assessments. Development Through the Lifespan, Seventh Edition is also available via Revel™, an interactive digital learning environment that is a less expensive alternative to the print textbook, enabling students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. Revel’s new mobile app lets students access and interact with their text anywhere, anytime, on any device, giving students the flexibility of toggling between their phone, tablet, and laptop as they move through their day. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. 0134488970 / 9780134488974 Development Through the Lifespan plus MyLab Human Development with eText – Access Card Package, 7/e Package consists of: - 0134419693 / 9780134419695 Development Through the Lifespan, 7/e - 0205909744 / 9780205909742 MyLab Human Development with eText Access Card
Development Through the Lifespan
Development Through the Lifespan
Hardcover      ISBN: 0134488970
NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of the MyLab™ and Mastering™ platforms exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use MyLab or Mastering, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide. Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for MyLab or Mastering products may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. For courses in Human Development This package includes MyLab Human Development Unparalleled Among Human Development Texts — In a Class by Itself With its seamless integration of up-to-date research, strong multicultural and cross-cultural focus, and clear, engaging narrative, Development Through the Lifespan has established itself as the market’s leading text. The dramatically revised Seventh Edition presents the newest, most relevant research and applications in the field of human development today. Featuring compelling topics, rich examples, and author Laura Berk’s signature storytelling style, this new edition is the most current and engaging text available. Included in this package, MyLab™ Human Development is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to further engage students and improve learning. MyLab Human Development is ideal for courses requiring robust assessments. Development Through the Lifespan, Seventh Edition is also available via Revel™, an interactive digital learning environment that is a less expensive alternative to the print textbook, enabling students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. Revel’s new mobile app lets students access and interact with their text anywhere, anytime, on any device, giving students the flexibility of toggling between their phone, tablet, and laptop as they move through their day. 0134488970 / 9780134488974 Development Through the Lifespan plus MyLab Human Development with eText – Access Card Package, 7/e Package consists of: - 0134419693 / 9780134419695 Development Through the Lifespan, 7/e - 0205909744 / 9780205909742 MyLab Human Development with eText Access Card
Developmental Psychology: Revisiting the Classic Studies
Developmental Psychology
Revisiting the Classic Studies
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0857027581
This book revisits classic studies in Developmental Psychology with a view to showing not only how they shaped the field, but also how the field has itself moved on through engagement with the issues these studies raise. It engages critically with the studies in order to reveal new ways of thinking both about them and about the ideas they explore. In effect, it shows how Developmental Psychology can be - and has been - taken forward in exciting ways through a careful re-examination of the core studies that lie at its heart.