Life: The Essentials of Human Development https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1259708861.jpeg 1 9781259708862 Life: The Essentials of Human Development is a brief account of human development that illustrates how psychological concepts apply to everyday life, while exposing students to the role that culture and diversity play throughout the lifespan.
Life: The Essentials of Human Development

Life: The Essentials of Human Development

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By Gabriela Martorell
ISBN10: 1259708861
ISBN13: 9781259708862
Copyright: 2019
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Chapter 1 The Study of Human Development 
Chapter 2 Theory and Research 

Beginnings 
Chapter 3 Forming a New Life 
Chapter 4 Birth and Physical Development during the First Three Years 
Chapter 5 Cognitive Development during the First Three Years 
Chapter 6 Psychosocial Development during the First Three Years 

Early Childhood 
Chapter 7 Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood 
Chapter 8 Psychosocial Development in Early Childhood 

Middle Childhood 
Chapter 9 Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood 
Chapter 10 Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood 

Adolescence 
Chapter 11 Physical and Cognitive Development in Adolescence 
Chapter 12 Psychosocial Development in Adolescence 

Emerging and Young Adulthood 
Chapter 13 Physical and Cognitive Development in Emerging and Young Adulthood 
Chapter 14 Psychosocial Development in Emerging and Young Adulthood 

Middle Adulthood 
Chapter 15 Physical and Cognitive Development in Middle Adulthood 
Chapter 16 Psychosocial Development in Middle Adulthood 

Late Adulthood 
Chapter 17 Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood 
Chapter 18 Psychosocial Development in Late Adulthood 

The End of Life 
Chapter 19 Dealing with Death and Bereavement 

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Gabriela Martorell

Gabriela Alicia Martorell was born in Seattle, Washington, but moved as a toddler to Guatemala. At eight, she returned to the United States and lived in Northern California until leaving for her undergraduate training at the University of California, Davis. After obtaining her B.S. in Psychology, she earned her Ph.D. in Developmental and Evolutionary Psychology with an interdisciplinary emphasis in Human Development from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She now works as a Full Professor of Psychology at Virginia Wesleyan University and serves as the chair of the Institutional Review Board. Gabi maintains an active teaching schedule and teaches courses in Introductory Psychology, Lifespan Human Development, Infant Development, Child Development, Adolescent Development, Culture and Development, Evolutionary Psychology, Research Methods, Original Research Project and Capstone community-based learning courses in Early Childhood Education and Adulthood and Aging. She is committed to teaching, mentoring, and advising. She recently concluded a 5-year longitudinal National Science Foundation grant focused on the retention of higher education students from traditionally underrepresented groups in science, technology, engineering, and math. She is also a volunteer trainer for Court Appointed Special Advocates, and a group fitness instructor for the YMCA of South Hampton Roads. 

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