Higher Education

CDEV, 1st Edition

  • includes Review Card and CourseMate with eBook, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
  • Spencer A. Rathus The College of New Jersey
  • ISBN-10: 0495905534  |  ISBN-13: 9780495905530
  • 352 Pages
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00
  • Newer Edition Available
  *Why an online review copy?
  • It's the greener, leaner way to review! An online copy cuts down on paper and on time. Reduce the wait (and the weight) of printed texts. Your online copy arrives instantly, and you can review it anytime from your computer or favorite mobile device.

If you prefer a print copy to review, please contact your representative.

About

Overview

Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with over 70 students and faculty, CDEV is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners at a value-based price. CDEV employs a visually appealing design with photos and graphics, plus chapter-by-chapter study cards, online self-quizzes, downloadable flash cards, and online observation videos to capture and hold students' attention. CDEV also includes Instructor Prep Cards that save you time preparing for class.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • An innovative combination of content delivery both in print and online provides a core text and a wealth of comprehensive multimedia teaching and learning assets based on input from student focus groups and surveys, and from interviews with nearly 75 faculty and students.
  • Shorter, comprehensive chapters in a modern design present content in a more engaging and accessible format without minimizing coverage for your course.
  • Chapter In Review Cards at the back of the Student Editions provide students a portable study tool containing all of the pertinent information for class preparation.
  • Instructor Prep Cards at the back of the Instructor's Edition make preparation simple with detachable cards for each chapter, offering a quick map of chapter content, references to observation videos, additional examples, and suggested assignments and discussion questions to help you organize chapter content efficiently.
  • A full suite of unique learning tools that appeal to different learning styles is available to students with the purchase of a new book. Online quizzes, downloadable flashcards, "Lessons in Observation" video activities, and more are only a click away.

Table of Contents

1. History, Theories, and Methods.
2. Heredity and Conception.
3. Prenatal Development.
4. Birth and the Newborn Baby: In the New World.
5. Infancy: Physical Development.
6. Infancy: Cogntive Development.
7. Infancy: Social and Emotional Development.
8. Early Childhood: Physical Development.
9. Early Childhood: Cognitive Development.
10. Early Childhood: Social and Emotional Development.
11. Middle Childhood: Physical Development.
12. Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development.
13. Middle Childhood: Social and Emotional Development.
14. Adolescence: Physical Development.
15. Adolescence: Cognitive Development.
16. Adolescence: Social and Emotional Development.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: CDEV (with Review Cards and Bind-In Printed Access Card) + Psychology Module: Careers in Psychology

ISBN-10: 1428207287  | ISBN-13: 9781428207288

List Price = $75.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $56.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • CDEV
    List Price = $59.95  | CengageBrain Price = $59.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00
  • Psychology Module: Careers in Psychology
    List Price = $14.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $11.25


Bundle: Text + Review Cards + Printed Access Card + 4LTR Press Print Option

ISBN-10:  1111623783  | ISBN-13:  9781111623784

List Price = $60.95  | CengageBrain Price = $60.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • CDEV
    List Price = $59.95  | CengageBrain Price = $59.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00
  • 4LTR Press Print Option Sticker
    List Price = $.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $.00


Bundle: Text + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1337123056  | ISBN-13:  9781337123051

List Price = $59.95  | CengageBrain Price = $59.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • CDEV
    List Price = $59.95  | CengageBrain Price = $59.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00
  • LMS Integrated Sticker
    List Price = $.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $.00


ePack: CDEV + Review Card + CourseMate with eBook, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card + General MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10:  1337068012 | ISBN-13:  9781337068017

List Price = $67.95  | CengageBrain Price = $67.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $50.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • CDEV
    List Price = $59.95  | CengageBrain Price = $59.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $45.00
  • General MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access
    List Price = $64.95  | CengageBrain Price = $64.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.95


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

PowerLecture with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 0495905828 | ISBN-13: 9780495905820)

Interactive eBook  (ISBN-10: 1111525021 | ISBN-13: 9781111525026)

List Price = $61.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $46.00

WebTutor™ on WebCT™, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 0840048599 | ISBN-13: 9780840048592)

Succeed in your psychology course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $28.25  | CengageBrain Price = $28.25  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

WebTutor™ on Blackboard®, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for CDEV  (ISBN-10: 084004867X | ISBN-13: 9780840048677)

Succeed in your psychology course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $28.25  | CengageBrain Price = $28.25  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Student Supplements

Interactive eBook  (ISBN-10: 1111525021 | ISBN-13: 9781111525026)

List Price = $61.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $46.00

WebTutor™ on WebCT™, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 0840048599 | ISBN-13: 9780840048592)

Succeed in your psychology course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $28.25  | CengageBrain Price = $28.25  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

WebTutor™ on Blackboard®, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for CDEV  (ISBN-10: 084004867X | ISBN-13: 9780840048677)

Succeed in your psychology course with this anytime, anywhere customized learning solution that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts, provides online quizzes with instant feedback and other online learning tools, and keeps you connected to your textbook, instructor, and classmates.

List Price = $28.25  | CengageBrain Price = $28.25  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Blackboard MindLink for CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1285838041 | ISBN-13: 9781285838045)

List Price = $65.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $48.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Spencer A. Rathus

Spencer A. Rathus received his Ph.D. from the University at Albany and is on the faculty of The College of New Jersey. His research interests include treatment of obesity and eating disorders, smoking cessation, human growth and development, methods of therapy, and sexual dysfunctions. He is the author of the widely used Rathus Assertiveness Schedule and has written several college textbooks, including PSYCH, HDEV, AIDS: WHAT EVERY STUDENT NEEDS TO KNOW, HUMAN SEXUALITY IN A CHANGING WORLD, ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY IN A CHANGING WORLD, and CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE: VOYAGES IN DEVELOPMENT.