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Child Development From Infancy to Adolescence- Vantage Digital Option
An Active Learning Approach

Third Edition


January 2023 | SAGE Publications, Inc
About Child Development From Infancy to Adolescence: An Active Learning Approach, Third Edition

Chronologically organized, Child Development from Infancy to Adolescence, Third Edition introduces topics within the field of child development through unique and engaging Active Learning opportunities.

About Child Development From Infancy to Adolescence - Vantage Digital Option, Third Edition

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Part I: Understanding Development: Why and How We Study Children and Adolescents
 
Chapter 1: Issues and Themes in Child Development
 
Chapter 2: Theory and Research in Development
 
Part II: Foundations of Child Development
 
Chapter 3: Nature Through Nurture: Genes and Environment
 
Chapter 4: Prenatal Development, the Newborn, and the Transition to Parenthood
 
Part III: Infancy and Toddlerhood
 
Chapter 5: Physical Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood
 
Chapter 6: Cognitive Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood
 
Chapter 7: Social and Emotional Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood
 
Part IV: Early Childhood
 
Chapter 8: Physical Development in Early Childhood
 
Chapter 9: Cognitive Development in Early Childhood
 
Chapter 10: Social and Emotional Development in Early Childhood
 
Part V: Middle Childhood
 
Chapter 11: Physical Development in Middle Childhood
 
Chapter 12: Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood
 
Chapter 13: Social and Emotional Development in Middle Childhood
 
Part VI: Adolescence
 
Chapter 14: Physical Development in Adolescence
 
Chapter 15: Cognitive Development in Adolescence
 
Chapter 16: Social and Emotional Development in Adolescence

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KEY FEATURES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT FROM INFANCY TO ADOLESCENCE, THIRD EDITION

New to this Edition:
  • Approximately 1,100 new references reflect cutting-edge topics such as the COVID pandemic’s effects on children and their parents, early intervention to promote cognitive development, electronic media use, development of sexual orientation, custody arrangements following divorce, racial differences in maternal and infant mortality, and no-nonsense parenting.
  • A streamlined organization of cognitive development chapters provides more continuity in the coverage of the basic cognitive processes: attention, memory, executive function, and social cognition.
  • Updated use of person-first language to ensure that all children are viewed with equity and respect.
  • Increased focus on positive psychology and positive youth development aligns with the field’s movement toward a model that looks more closely at the strengths and protection factors in development, which has influenced how professionals work with children and families.
Key Features:
  • A hallmark active learning approach engages students in personal, real-world applications of research and theory throughout each chapter.
  • Chapter-opening Test Your Knowledge assessments, revisited within the chapter, help students address common misconceptions about the field.
  • Journey of Research sections illuminate how research evolves and informs new ideas on key child development topics.
  • Active Learning print and video content demonstrates a wide range of activities, from actions students can try themselves to interactions with infants, children, and adolescents.
  • Critical thinking questions at the end of each section prompt students to apply and integrate what they’ve read in order to expand their understanding of the material beyond memorization.

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