Life Span Development

A Topical Approach

Author: Robert S. Feldman

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780205759569

Category: Psychology

Page: 534

View: 9876

For Human Development/Lifespan Development courses organized topically. Life Span Development: A Topical Approach is based on the chronologically-organized, highly popular Development Across the Life Span, isbe approximately 20% shorter than traditional lifespan books and organized topically . Life Span Development: A Topical Approach maintains the student friendliness that has been the hallmark of Feldman's other development textbooks. It is rich in examples and illustrates the applications that can be derived from the research and theory of lifespan developmentalists. It pays particular attention to the applications that can be drawn from theory and research in the field. To optimize student learning and to provide instructors with maximum flexibility, the book uses a modular approach. Consequently, rather than facing long, potentially daunting chapters, students encounter material that is divided into smaller, more manageable chunks (modules). Presenting material in small chunks represents a structure that research long ago found to be optimum for promoting learning. This book is availablewith MyDevelopmentLab, which includes a full eText, videos, self-tests, flashcards, and MyVirtualChild- the interactive simulation which allows you to raise a virtual child from birth to age 18, and monitor the effects of your parenting decisions. MyDevelopmentLab does not come automatically with the text so please be sure you check to ensure that an accesscode is included before placing your order! (The book by itself has a different ISBN number than the book + MyDevelopmentLab.) You can also purchase a MyDevelopmentLab access code online at www.mydevelopmentlab.com Visit the Feldman preview website toview a sample chapter! www.pearsonhighered.com/showcase/feldman What to know more? Click here to visit the publisher's website and learn more about this book: http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/LifeSpan-Development-A-Topical-Approach/9780205759569.page

Life Span Development

A Topical Approach

Author: Robert S. Feldman

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780205951031

Category: Psychology

Page: 572

View: 5912

Current Research and Real World Application. Updated in its second edition, Life Span Development: A Topical Approach maintains the student friendliness that has been the hallmark of Feldman's development texts. Rich in examples, it illustrates the applications that can be derived from the research and theory of lifespan developmentalists. The text takes a modular approach providing both readers and instructors with maximum flexibility. MyPsychLab is an integral part of the Feldman program. Key learning applications include, MyDevelopmentLab video series, MyVirtualLife, and MyVirtualChild. Teaching & Learning Experience Personalize Learning - MyPsychLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructor gauge individual and class performance. Improve Critical Thinking - "Review and Apply" sections consist of short recaps of the chapters' main points, followed by questions designed to provoke critical thinking. Engage Students - At the beginning of each chapter are Chapter Opening Prologues, a short vignette, describing an individual or situation that is relevant to the basic developmental issues being addressed in the chapter. Explore Research - "From Research to Practice" boxes describe current developmental research or research issues applied to everyday problems. Support Instructors - All supplements were developed around the textbook's carefully constructed learning objectives. Note: MyDevelopmentLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MyDevelopmentLab, please visit: www.mydevelopmentlab.com or you can purchase a ValuePack of the text + NEW MyDevelopmentLab (at no additional cost): ValuePack ISBN-10: 0205946461 / ValuePack ISBN-13: 9780205946464.

A Topical Approach to Life-span Development

Author: John W. Santrock

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

ISBN: 9780071316439

Category: Developmental psychology

Page: 752

View: 9719

Connect with Santrock 6th edition and connect with success. Informed and driven by research. At McGraw-Hill, we have spent thousands of hours with you and your students, working to understand the key needs and concerns you face in Human Development courses. The most common topics raised include managing the vast amount of content inherent to a Lifespan course and ensuring the dependability of the assigned material--is it current and accurate? The result of this research is John Santrock's A Topical Approach to Lifespan Development 6e. Santrock 6e ensures students complete and understand the assigned material in a number of ways. Santrock's hallmark Learning Goals pedagogy provides a comprehensive roadmap to the text material, clearly pointing out the core concepts fundamental to students' learning and performance. An adaptive learning system increases students' efficiency in studying by identifying what they know and don't know and providing in-the-moment guides to learning what they do not. The research and development of the 6th edition indicated that students said that highlighting connections among the different aspects of life-span development would help them to better understand the concepts. This recurring theme of connections--Developmental Connections, Topical Connections, Connecting Development to Life, Connecting with Careers, and Connections through Research--ties together concepts from across chapters to reinforce the learning process and connects the material to students' everyday lives and future aspirations. And the new Milestones video and assessment program helps bring the course material to life, so your students can witness development as it unfolds. And of course, all of this material is informed by our unique board of expert contributors--a who's who of developmental psychology--who ensure the material is as accurate and up-to-date as possible.

Life Span Development

A Topical Approach

Author: Robert S. Feldman Ph.D.

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134474716

Category: Psychology

Page: 552

View: 8936

A brief, topical overview of life span development Life Span Development: A Topical Approach helps students to see the “big picture” of development across the entire life span. Throughout this brief version of his hallmark text Development Across the Life Span, author Robert Feldman employs a modular framework that offers instructors maximum flexibility to teach the course however they envision. Concise coverage of all key principles helps instructors cover the whole of the field within a standard term, while a topical approach makes it easier for students to understand the scope of development within particular areas (such as social or personality development) across the entire life span. Thoroughly updated with the latest data and contemporary examples, the Third Edition helps students to better see the relevance of developmental science. 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. Life Span Development: A Topical Approach, Third 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: 0134495950 / 9780134495958 Life Span Development: A Topical Approach plus MyPsychLab with eText — Access Card Package, 3/e Package consists of: 0134225902 / 9780134225906 Life Span Development: A Topical Approach, 3/e 0205206514 / 9780205206513 MyPsychLab with eText Access Card

Life Span Development: Pearson New International Edition

A Topical Approach

Author: Robert Stephen Feldman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781292022161

Category: Developmental psychology

Page: 608

View: 1970

Current Research and Real World Application. Updated in its second edition, Life Span Development: A Topical Approach maintains the student friendliness that has been the hallmark of Feldman's development texts. Rich in examples, it illustrates the applications that can be derived from the research and theory of lifespan developmentalists. The text takes a modular approach providing both readers and instructors with maximum flexibility. This text is available in a variety of formats - digital and print.

Lifespan Development in Context

A Topical Approach

Author: Tara L. Kuther

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1506373372

Category: Psychology

Page: 776

View: 5941

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.

Life Span Development

A Topical Approach

Author: Robert S. Feldman

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134228853

Category: Psychology

Page: 592

View: 9967

REVEL(tm) for Life Span Development: A Topical Approach helps students to see the "big picture" of development across the entire life span. Throughout this brief version of his hallmark text Development Across the Life Span, author Robert Feldman employs a modular framework that offers instructors maximum flexibility to teach the course however they envision. Concise coverage of all key principles helps instructors cover the whole of the field within a standard term, while a topical approach makes it easier for students to understand the scope of development within particular areas (such as social or personality development) across the entire life span. Thoroughly updated with the latest data and contemporary examples, REVEL for the Third Edition helps students to better see the relevance of developmental science. REVEL is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, REVEL replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, REVEL is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience -- for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: REVEL is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone REVEL access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use REVEL.

A Topical Approach to Life-Span Development

Author: John Santrock

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780078035500

Category: Psychology

Page: 784

View: 3923

Connect with John Santrock's Topical Approach to Lifespan Development and connect with success. Informed and driven by research. At McGraw-Hill, we have spent thousands of hours with you and your students, working to understand the key needs and concerns you face in the Human Development course. The most common topics raised include managing the vast amount of content inherent to a Lifespan course and ensuring the dependability of the assigned material – is it current and accurate? The result of this research is John Santrock's A Topical Approach to Lifespan Development, 7e. Santrock ensures students complete and understand the assigned material in a number of ways: Santrock's hallmark Learning Goals pedagogy provides a comprehensive roadmap to the text material, clearly pointing out the core concepts fundamental to students' learning and performance. McGraw-Hill's LearnSmart increases students' efficiency in studying by identifying what they know and don't know and provides immediate remediation, helping them to learn the material they are struggling with. The connections theme continues in the 7th edition, showing students the different aspects of lifespan development and helping them to better understand the concepts. This recurring theme of connections – Developmental Connections, Topical Connections, Connecting Development to Life, Connecting with Careers, and Connections through Research – ties together concepts from across chapters to reinforce the learning process and connect the material to students' everyday lives and future aspirations. McGraw-Hill's Milestones video and assessment program helps bring the course material to life, so your students can witness real children developing over time. And of course, all of this material is informed by our unique board of expert contributors – a who's who of developmental psychology – who ensure the material is as accurate and up-to-date as possible.

Lifespan Development

A Topical Approach

Author: Michele Hoffnung,Robert J Hoffnung,Kelvin L Seifert,Cat Pausé,Alison Hine,Roasane Burton Smith,Karen Swabey,Lynn Ward

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780730301844

Category: Developmental psychology

Page: 553

View: 3944


A Topical Approach to Lifespan Development

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467265624

Category: Education

Page: 78

View: 2029

Facts101 is your complete guide to A Topical Approach to Lifespan Development. In this book, you will learn topics such as Physical Development and Biological Aging, Health, Motor, Sensory, and Perceptual Development, and Cognitive Developmental Approaches plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Lifespan Development

A Topical Approach

Author: Janina M. Jolley,Mark L. Mitchell

Publisher: Brown & Benchmark Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Psychology

Page: 526

View: 8213

"[The authors] wrote this book to help students think like developmental psychologists. Specifically, [they] want students who read this book to: Critically examine claims about the nature and causes of development; Have a clear understanding of the major issues in developmental psychology.... To understand what developmental psychologists have learned about the development of memory, intelligence, attachment and other developmental issues."--Pref.

A Topical Approach to Life-span Development

Author: John W. Santrock

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages

ISBN: 9780073228761

Category: Psychology

Page: 665

View: 8126

Reviewers and adopters have praised John Santrock’s A Topical Approach to Life-Span Development text for its themes of research, applications, and contexts, and students have loved it for its pedagogy and accessible writing. Building on these strengths, the third edition features more than 2,100 citations from the 21st century and new "Careers in Life-Span Development" boxes.