Adult Development and Aging
Author : John C. Cavanaugh,Fredda Blanchard-Fields
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release :2010
Total pages :625
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781133007395
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Written within a biopsychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields’ best-selling text covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The book’s focus on positive aging and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood distinguish it from its competitors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : John C. Cavanaugh
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release :1997
Total pages :602
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0534344232
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In this timely revision of his highly respected text, John Cavanaugh offers comprehensive treatment of adult development and aging coupled with a wide array of new in-text study aids designed to help students master the material. A focus on science and the experimental method, liberal use of good examples and applications, a friendly writing style, and excellent handling of diversity issues make the Third Edition an outstanding teaching and learning tool.

Developmental Psychology: Childhood and Adolescence
Author : David Shaffer,Katherine Kipp
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release :2013-01-01
Total pages :720
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781285545769
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This popular, topically organized, and thoroughly updated child and adolescent development text presents you with the best theories, research, and practical advice that developmentalists have to offer today. Authors David R. Shaffer and Katherine Kipp provide you with a current and comprehensive overview of child and adolescent development, written in clear, concise language that talks to you rather than at you. The authors also focus on application showing how theories and research apply to real-life settings. As a result, you will gain an understanding of developmental principles that will help you in your roles as parents, teachers, nurses, day-care workers, pediatricians, psychologists, or in any other capacity by which you may one day influence the lives of developing persons. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : John C. Cavanaugh,Fredda Blanchard-Fields
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release :2014-02-07
Total pages :496
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781305176683
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Written within a bio-psychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields' best-selling text covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The book's focus on positive aging and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood distinguish it from its competitors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : Julie Hicks-Patrick,Bert Hayslip (Jr.),Lisa A. Hollis-Sawyer
Publisher : Sage Publications Incorporated
Release :2020
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1544361661
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"Julie Hicks Patrick, Bert Hayslip, and Lisa Hollis-Sawyer's Adult Development and Aging: Growth, Challenges, and Longevity documents recent advances in the science of aging and summarizes the complexity of the field from multiple perspectives. The principles of lifespan development guide the text to show the multiple directionality of changes in early, middle and late adulthood. A multidisciplinary focus allows learners to bridge career, personal, and real world connections that matter. An appreciation for modern and historical research helps students to understand the trajectory of this relatively new scientific field's place in a global context. Structured to follow a framework that promotes scientific literacy, the book supports learners as they evaluate and retain new information"--

Adult Development and Aging: Biopsychosocial Perspectives, 6th Edition
Author : Susan Krauss Whitbourne,Stacey B. Whitbourne
Publisher : Wiley Global Education
Release :2016-11-17
Total pages :424
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781119299004
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Newly updated, Adult Development and Aging: Biopsychosocial Perspectives, 6th Edition incorporates material that the authors, Susan Krauss Whitbourne and Stacey B. Whitbourne, believe is essential to students understanding this rapidly-developing and fascinating field of study. This text focuses on three key themes: a multidisciplinary approach, positive images of aging, and the newest and most relevant research. Much of what students will read comes directly from Susan’s classroom teaching of the Psychology of Aging course; she continues to incorporate her day-to-day teaching of the course into the text, which keeps the material current, fresh, and engaging.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : John C. Cavanaugh,Fredda Blanchard-Fields
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release :2018-01-01
Total pages :496
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781337559089
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Written within a bio-psychosocial framework, Cavanaugh and Blanchard-Fields' best-selling text covers the specific ages-stages of adult development and aging. In its unparalleled coverage of current research and theory, the authors draw clear connections between research and application. The book's focus on positive aging and the gains and losses people experience across adulthood distinguish it from its competitors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : Diane Papalia,Harvey Sterns,Ruth Duskin Feldman,Cameron Camp
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Release :2006-06-14
Total pages :524
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : PSU:000059289364
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Provides a positive perspective on adult development and aging, enhanced by multicultural and diversity coverage. This third edition includes content on younger and middle-aged adults, providing a balance between adulthood and aging.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : William J. Hoyer,John M. Rybash,Paul Roodin
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Release :1999
Total pages :660
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UOM:39015056195988
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The fourth edition of Adult Development and Aging offers professors and students a clear, comprehensive and current account of the salient issues and concerns that dominate the field of Adult Development. After reading this text, students will have a keen understanding of where adult development and aging has been in the past, where it is in right now, and where it will be headed in the future. In Adult Development and Aging, 4e authors William Hoyer, John Rybash and Paul Roodin combine their expertise in teaching and research to provide clear explanations of the awesome, complex unfolding of development during the adult years. The text presents findings derived from theories and ideas about understanding adulthood and aging in an interdisciplinary, process oriented perspective. Material is organized in terms of the biological, social and cultural contexts in which change occurs during the adult years. Information is presented in the context of young adults growing older in today's world, informed by research and theory.

Adult Development and Aging
Author : Susan Krauss Whitbourne,Stacey B. Whitbourne
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release :2010-10-18
Total pages :480
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780470646977
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The fourth edition continues to provide psychologists with a fresh and engaging approach to the field of psychology of adult development and aging. It focuses on three themes: a multidisciplinary approach, positive images of aging, and the newest and most relevant research. Recent articles and updates to the information on demography, economics, and public policy are presented. The Aging in the News feature includes a story of a remarkable achievement by a middle-aged or older adult. The Assess Yourself boxes are also updated with new questions. Psychologists appreciate this mix of examples and discussions that make the material come to life.