Theories of Development: Concepts and Applications 5th Edition MySearchLab Series

Prentice Hall - For individuals interested in the psychology of child development. Emphasizing the theories that follow and build upon the developmental tradition established by Rousseau, this text also covers theories in the environmental/learning tradition. This engaging book, written with the help of extensive scholarship and leading scholars, introduces learners to twenty-four different theorists and compares and contrasts their theories on how we develop as individuals.





Nurturing the Spirit: In Non-Sectarian Classrooms

Parent Child Pr - Aline wolf includes discussion about such important issues as: what is the meaning of the word spirit? How is nurturing the spirit fundamentally different from teaching a specific religion? How can we nurture the spirit in non-sectarian classrooms? How can teachers become spiritually aware? and How can we explain spiritual nurturing to parents? This book is also available in Spanish.

Used book in Good Condition. A must have resource for every teacher! This book explains how the fundamental purpose of Maria Montessori's work was to bring about a more peaceful world by nurturing the spirit of the child.





Child Development: A Thematic Approach

Cengage Learning - By drawing on these themes, the authors hope to stimulate readers to think about the process of development, or why it proceeds as it does. Bukatko/daehler's child development: a thematic approach provides a comprehensive, topically organized, up-to-date picture of development from conception to adolescence.

. The themes can serve as frameworks to help students further understand and remember the multitude of facts about child development. Through new for your review and reflection sections, education, who are more likely to appreciate the ramifications of theory and research for applied issues such as parenting practices, and social policy for children, the authors also hope students will engage with the text and become more adept critical thinkers, which are ultimately concerns for us all.

Child Development: A Thematic Approach - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Most important, it draws students' attention to the themes that replay themselves throughout the course of development, fundamental issues that resurface continually and that provide coherence to sometimes seemingly disparate research. Bukatko/daehler's sixth edition text draws on five themes, Sociocultural Influence, Continuity/Discontinuity, Interaction among Domains, Nature and Nurture, and Risk/Resilience.





The Discovery of the Child

Ballantine Books - Maria montessori went beyond the conventions of the day to seek a new way of knowing and loving a child. In the discovery of the child, she describes the nature of the child and her method of working more fully with the child's urge to learn. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. With 16 pages of photographs.





The Cultural Nature of Human Development

Oxford University Press - In the efe community in Zaire, infants routinely use machetes with safety and some skill, although U. S. What explains these marked differences in the capabilities of these children?Until recently, traditional understandings of human development held that a child's development is universal and that children have characteristics and skills that develop independently of cultural processes.

Used book in Good Condition. Barbara rogoff argues, that human development must be understood as a cultural process, however, not simply a biological or psychological one. Three-year-old kwara'ae children in oceania act as caregivers of their younger siblings, but in the UK, it is an offense to leave a child under age 14 ears without adult supervision.

The Cultural Nature of Human Development - Middle-class adults often do not trust young children with knives. Used book in Good Condition. Individuals develop as members of a community, and their development can only be fully understood by examining the practices and circumstances of their communities.





The Secret of Childhood

Ballantine Books - Used book in Good Condition. She also discusses the array of materials and techniques needed to release his learning potential. Maria montessori describes the child with warmth and the exactness of a scientist. Used book in Good Condition. Ballantine Books.





The Absorbent Mind: A Classic in Education and Child Development for Educators and Parents

Holt Paperbacks - Written by the women whose name is synonymous worldwide with child development theory, The Absorbent Mind takes its title from the phrase that the inspired Italian doctor coined to characterize the child's most crucial developmental stage: the first six years. A new foreword by John Chattin-McNichols, Ph.

D. Places this classic book in a contemporary context, President of the American Montessori Society, offering an intelligent discussion of current thinking in child education. Used book in Good Condition. In response to the crisis in american education, more than five thousand public and private schools across the nation have adopted the timeless Montessori Method of teaching, of which this book is the cornerstone.

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Dimensions of Human Behavior: The Changing Life Course

SAGE Publications, Inc - Hutchison uses her multidimensional framework to examine the influences that can impact human behavior across time. Shannon, morehead State University Used book in Good Condition. Order the books together with bundle ISBN: 978-1-4833-8097-1. Thoroughly updated to reflect the most recent developments in the field, the book weaves its hallmark case studies with the latest innovations in theory and research to provide a comprehensive and global perspective on all the major developmental life stages, from conception through very late adulthood.

. Used book in Good Condition. O’neal, west chester university   "great introductory textbook covering material related to Human Behavior in the Social Environment at an appropriate depth and breadth. Lisa M. Overall, i believe elizabeth hutchison has done an outstanding job in addressing the unique biopsychosocial aspects associated with each stage of development along the life course.

Dimensions of Human Behavior: The Changing Life Course - David skiba, niagara university   "the explicit focus on and reiteration of social work competencies throughout is particularly impressive and helps students preparing for licensure to draw concrete connections between the knowledge in the text and what they will be expected to know. Jamie mitchell, wayne state university   "The use of cases and questions offered the connection to context that we were looking for.

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Rapunzel's Supermarket: All about Young Children and Their Art

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Stages of Faith: The Psychology of Human Development and the Quest for Meaning

HarperOne - More verb that noun, values, faith is the dynamic system of images, and commitments that guide one's life. In many cases, the interviews became in-depth conversations that provided rare, intimate glimpses into the various ways our lives have meaning and purpose, windows into what this books calls faith.

Used book in Good Condition. James fowler has asked these questions, and others like them, of nearly six hundred people. Stages of faith helps us to understand our own pilgrimage of faith, the passages of our own quest for meaning and value. Rather, faith is a person's way of leaning into and making sense of life.

Stages of Faith: The Psychology of Human Development and the Quest for Meaning - Dr. Used book in Good Condition. Faith, is not necessarily religious, as approached here, nor is it to be equated with belief. It is thus universal: everyone who chooses to go on living operated by some basic faith. Ballantine Books. Used book in Good Condition. He has talked with men, from four to eighty-eight, Protestants, and children of all ages, agnostics, including Jews, Catholics, women, and atheists.

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Teaching in Today's Inclusive Classrooms: A Universal Design for Learning Approach

Cengage Learning - Used book in Good Condition. It is the only inclusion textbook available with a consistent, integrated emphasis on Universal Design for Learning UDL--an important, contemporary educational philosophy focused on using strategies and tools to help ALL students by accommodating their differences. Ballantine Books.

Sage Publications Inc. Used book in Good Condition. Teaching in today's inclusive classrooms: a universal design for learning APPROACH, 3rd Edition is a concise, accessible, and current text for the Introduction to Inclusive Teaching course. Used book in Good Condition. Featuring new material on common core state standards, flexible framework for effective instruction, classroom management, assessment, this hands-on text offers you a practical, case studies, and sound research-based teaching and learning strategies, and collaboration in today's diverse classrooms.

Teaching in Today's Inclusive Classrooms: A Universal Design for Learning Approach - Aligned with intasc and cec standards, this text also provides foundational information about children with disabilities who are included in today's classrooms, and the most effective strategies for teaching them alongside their typically developing peers. HarperOne.