Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Ann Birch
    Pages 1-16
  3. Ann Birch
    Pages 17-62
  4. Ann Birch
    Pages 63-126
  5. Ann Birch
    Pages 127-154
  6. Ann Birch
    Pages 155-202
  7. Ann Birch
    Pages 203-254
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 255-285

About this book


A welcome second edition of this popular text which offers comprehensive coverage of developmental psychology for first-time readers. As well as up-dating and extending the existing text, new material is included on the ecology of development, cultural variations, early social interactions, the measurement of intelligence and Vygotsky's theory of mind. As before, the style is readable and 'user-friendly'; key concepts are highlighted throughout and each chapter contains objectives, self-assessment questions, and recommended further reading


assessment development developmental psychology intelligence psychology socialisation

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