Education Reference Guide: Psychological Theories of Development, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835362
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835367
  • DDC: 370.15
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 66 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume introduces the evolution of a variety of developmental theories and their application to the study of education. The essays discuss the current research regarding developmental stages, examine insights from the field of psychology on the learning process, and consider the development of the theories themselves over several decades.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Childhood Development.
2: Adolescent Development.
3: Emerging Adulthood.
4: Language Development.
5: Abstract Thinking Skills.
6: Socio-Emotional Development.
7: Moral Development.
8: Cognitive Development.
9: Developmental Psychology.