Introduction to child development /
John P. Dworetzky.
St. Paul : West Pub. Co., c1981.
xxvi, 608 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
0829903682 :
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St. Paul : West Pub. Co., c1981.
0829903682 :
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Includes indexes.
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Bibliography: p. 575-594.
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Table of Contents
Foundations of Developmentp. 1
An Introduction to Development: History and Researchp. 3
Inheritance and the Biological Foundations of Developmentp. 31
Beginnings of Life: Birth and Infancyp. 62
Conception, Prenatal Development, and Birthp. 65
Growth, Maturation, and Individual Differencesp. 101
Neural, Sensory, and Perceptual Developmentp. 123
Infant Social and Emotional Developmentp. 147
The Developing Child: Learning, Language, and Cognitionp. 180
Learningp. 183
Language Developmentp. 209
Cognitive Development I: Historical Foundationsp. 239
Cognitive Development II: Modern Perspectivesp. 273
Intelligence and Individual Differencesp. 299
The Developing Child: Social Processesp. 330
Socialization and Personality Developmentp. 333
The Development of Sexuality and Sex Rolesp. 365
Peers, School, and the Social Environmentp. 385
The Development of Morality and Self-Controlp. 417
Child Development in Other Culturesp. 445
Children with Special Needsp. 469
Adolescencep. 498
Adolescent Physical and Cognitive Developmentp. 501
Adolescent Social and Personality Developmentp. 521
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