Helping students see how developmental psychology plays a role in their own lives and future careers, this title with a personalized digital learning program gives the insight to students to study smarter and improve performance.
Connecting research and results.
As a master teacher, John Santrock connects students to current research and real-world application, helping students see how developmental psychology plays a role in their own lives and future careers. Through an integrated, personalized digital learning program, students gain the insight they need to study smarter and improve performance.
John W. Santrock received his Ph.D. from the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. He has taught at the University of Charleston, the University of Georgia, and the University of Texas at Dallas. He has worked as a school psychologist and currently teaches educational psychology at the undergraduate level. In 2006, Dr. Santrock received the University of Texas at Dallas Excellence in Teaching Award. His research has included publications in the Journal of Educational Psychology on the contextual aspects of affectively toned cognition and children's self-regulatory behavior as well as teachers' perceptions of children from divorced families. He has been on the editorial boards of Developmental Psychology and Child Development. His publications include these exceptional McGraw-Hill texts: Child Development, 13th Edition; Life-Span Development, 14th Edition; Adolescence, 14th Edition; Psychology, 7th Edition; and Educational Psychology, 4th Edition.
CHAPTER 1 IntroductionCHAPTER 2 Biological Beginnings CHAPTER 3 Physical and Cognitive Development in Infancy CHAPTER 4 Socioemotional Development in Infancy CHAPTER 5 Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood CHAPTER 6 Socioemotional Development in Early Childhood CHAPTER 7 Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle and Late Childhood CHAPTER 8 Socioemotional Development in Middle and Late Childhood CHAPTER 9 Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence CHAPTER 10 Socioemotional Development in Adolescence CHAPTER 11 Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood CHAPTER 12 Socioemotional Development in Early Adulthood CHAPTER 13 Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood CHAPTER 14 Socioemotional Development in Middle Adulthood CHAPTER 15 Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood CHAPTER 16 Socioemotional Development in Late Adulthood CHAPTER 17 Death, Dying, and Grieving