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Title:
The complete idiot's guide to child & adolescent psychology
Author:
Westman, Jack C.
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Publication Information:
New York : Alpha Books, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
xix, 380 pages ; 23 cm
Summary:
Covers all the leading theories and schools of thought, along with new research in all areas of child growth and development. Provides everything you need to know about the emotional and physical factors that contribute to the way young people think and behave--Cover p. [4].
Language:
English
Contents:
Discovering childhood -- Foundations of personality -- A child is part of a family -- The big picture -- Ages and stages -- Issues in child psychology -- Therapeutic approaches in child psychology.
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ISBN:
9781615640638
Format :
Book

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Summary

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Simplifying a complex subject.

Child psychology is required for college level psych and elementary education majors. It is a complex subject that can include developmental psychology, biology, sociological psychology, and various schools of theory and therapies. The only sources of information about this complex subject are long, expensive textbooks. Until now. This, the first trade book to give a detailed, easy to understand explanation of the subject.

* Age-by-age discussion of the psychological development of children.


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