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Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology

by H. Rudolph Schaffer

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child & developmental psychology,
  • Psychology,
  • Developmental - General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Developmental Psychology,
  • Developmental psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8029911M
    ISBN 100761943463
    ISBN 109780761943464

    At the end of the semester, undergraduates reported on their course evaluations that becoming familiar with key concepts in developmental psychology and science pedagogy helped them better prepare for and succeed in their science outreach experiences. Important topics from developmental psychology included how teens think, easy ways to connect Author: Verónica A. Segarra, Mariann Tillery. Developmental psychology is the discipline which studies cognitive, emotional, mental and social development. This branch of psychology is particularly interested in how people grow and develop over time. Unlike child psychology, developmental psychology covers age-related changes throughout the human life.

    Lifespan development explores how we change and grow from conception to death. This field of psychology is studied by developmental psychologists. They view development as a lifelong process that can be studied scientifically across three developmental domains: physical, cognitive development, and psychosocial. 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.

    cognitive development. In contrast, developmental webs portray adult cognitive development as a complex process of dynamic construction within multiple ranges in multiple directions. As illustrated in Figure, the developmental web has at least three important features: (I) development occursin acomplex multi-File Size: 2MB. concepts of development and development paradigms, this paper identifies some key “ingredients” of recent past and prevailing development “recipes”. Mutual links among these “ingredients” are explored through selected contributions in the literature which focuses on development issues. On this basis, some cause-effect relationships areFile Size: KB.


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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device by: Key Features: Provides an overview of the place of each concept in Developmental Psychology under three headings, namely its meaning, origins and current usage.

-Concepts are grouped into sections corresponding to the main themes usually covered in teaching/5(5). Arranged thematically in sections corresp This book not only defines but also describes and discusses each of the concepts selected in relation to its theoretical, historical, and empirical background, with the aim of informing the reader about its place in the discipline, its origins, the purpose for which it was intended, and the extent to which /5(1).

Schaffer, H. Key concepts in developmental psychology London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: / Schaffer, H. Key Concepts in. 2 Reviews. This book not only defines but also describes and discusses each of the concepts selected in relation to its theoretical, historical, and empirical background, with the aim of informing the reader about its place in the discipline, its origins, the purpose for which it was intended, and the extent to which it has been found useful.4/5(1).

This book not only defines but also describes and discusses each of the concepts selected in relation to its theoretical, historical, and empirical background, with the aim of informing the reader about its place in the discipline, its origins, the purpose for which it was intended, and the extent to which it has been found useful.

Arranged thematically in sections corresponding to chapter 4/5(1). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology by H. Rudolph Schaffer, JanuSage Publications Ltd edition, Paperback in EnglishPages: Developmental psychology is concerned with the scientific understanding of age-related changes in experience and behaviour, not only in children but throughout the lifespan.

The task is to discover, describe, and explain how development occurs, from its earliest origins, into childhood, adulthood, and old age. Key Features: Provides an overview of the place of each concept in Developmental Psychology under three headings, namely its meaning, origins and current usage; Concepts are grouped into sections.

Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology brings together an abundance of literature and ideas to create a book that could find a home in our libraries and classrooms." -- Neil J. Salkind Published On: /5(6).

Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology brings together an abundance of literature and ideas to create a book that could find a home in Price: $ However, the emergence of developmental psychology as a specific discipline can be traced back to when Wilhelm Preyer (a German physiologist) published a book entitled The Mind of the Child.

In the book, Preyer describes the development of his own daughter from birth to two and a half years. Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology brings together an abundance of literature and ideas to create a book that could find a home in our libraries and classrooms.". Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology brings together an abundance of literature and ideas to create a book that could find a home in our libraries and.

This textbook is VERY comprehensive and covers lifespan development from prenatal development to death and dying. There is a very detailed Table of Contents; making it easy to find age groupings, theories, or concepts in development.

There is no glossary, which would be helpful to find mentions of a specific term/5(20). Key Concepts in Developmental Psychology H. Rudolph Schaffer SAGE Publications London Thousand Oaks New Delhi. CONTENTS Introduction 1 1 CONCEPTIONS OF DEVELOPMENT 5 Self-concept Self-esteem 74 Social identity and: Identity crisis Gender identity Ethnic identity 80 Vulnerability-resilience.

Developmental Psychology - Psychology bibliographies - in Harvard style. Change style powered by CSL. Popular Book. Bronfenbrenner, U. The ecology of human development - Harvard University Press - Cambridge, Mass.

Key Concepts In Developmental Psychology. London: Sage Publications. Book. Slater, A. and Bremner, J. Developmental psychology follows the intellectual and cognitive changes that occur as people move through their lifespan from childhood to adulthood.

icon-circle-arrow-up Menu. Psychology is designed to meet scope and sequence requirements for the single-semester introduction to psychology course.

The book offers a comprehensive treatment of core concepts, grounded in both classic studies and current and emerging research. The text also includes coverage of the DSM-5 in examinations of psychological disorders.

cognitive development-learning, memory, problem solving, language, thinking, creativity psychosocial develpment-personality, emotional life, and relationships What are the periods of live span, a social construction based on?.

Piaget's Cognitive Developmental Theory Cognitive theory is concerned with the development of a person's thought processes. It also looks at how these thought processes influence how we understand and interact with the world.

Theorist  Jean Piaget  proposed one of the most influential theories of cognitive development.The Principles of Developmental Psychology 1 LEARNING AIMS At the end of this chapter you should: • be able to articulate the principles of a life-span develop- mental approach • be able to explain the different meanings of development • be familiar with and able to describe the key issues in the study of child development.R.A.

Dixon, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Developmental psychology is concerned with the description and explanation of changes that occur in psychological processes at any point in the life span. Key guiding assumptions include: (a) the developmental perspective, or the notion that current behaviors are linked to past and .