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ISBN-10 0205256066ISBN-13 9780205256068
ISBN-10 0205256023ISBN-13 9780205256020
Author(s): Denise Boyd; Helen Bee
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 592

Provides students the most support for learning and success

The Developing Child, 13e gives students the tools they need to organize, retain, and apply information from the broad field of child psychology, while offering balanced coverage of theory and application.

Through The Developing Child, 13e Helen Bee and Denise Boyd generate excitement about scientific inquiry by connecting research with applications. All integrated features within the text are designed to engage students and provide them with the support they need to understand, learn, and apply the material. Interactive resources like  MyVirtualChild offer students additional support and the ultimate hands-on learning experience.

Teaching & Learning Experience

  • Engage Students - A strong balance of research and applications maintains student interest.

  • Explore Research — Every chapter includes a research report and a “Conduct Your Own Research” feature that allows readers to replicate the findings of a developmental study.

  • Understand Culture and Diversity — Cross-cultural differences in language, identity, and gender are explored in relation to the developing roles of people in society.

  • *Note: MyDevelopmentLab is not included with purchase of the CourseSmart eTextbook