Child Development: A Cultural Approach (casebound) (2nd Edition)
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For courses in Child Development
Help students understand how culture impacts development — and why it matters
Child Development: A Cultural Approach helps students learn how to think culturally about human development throughout our diverse, increasingly globalized world. Authors Jeffrey Arnett and Ashley Maynard weave an engaging chronological narrative that traces development from birth through emerging adulthood, integrating current research and cross-cultural examples from around the globe throughout. The Second Edition offers substantially updated content, as well as new coverage of key educational issues, to help students achieve a thorough, practical understanding of development throughout the world.
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activity, exploring and building schemas in the mind about how the world works. The sensorimotor substages LEARNING OBJECTIVE Watch the Video Sensorimotor Development in MyDevelopmentLab Explore the Concept Infant’s Perceptual and Cognitive Milestones in MyDevelopmentLab Describe the first four sensorimotor substages. Based on his own research and his collaborations with his colleague Barbel Inhelder, Piaget devised a theory of cognitive development to describe the stages that children’s
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expected to decline in population during this period and beyond, because they have current fertility rates that are well below replacement rate. For the purposes of this text, we’ll use the term developed countries to refer to the most affluent countries in the world. Classifications of developed countries vary, but usually this designation includes the United States, Canada, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Chile, and nearly all the countries of Europe (Organization for Economic
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they may be caused by behavior such as drug abuse, alcohol abuse, or cigarette smoking. Or, they may be due simply to age—it takes three times longer for men over 40 to impregnate a partner than it does for men LEARNING OBJECTIVE 2.16 78 Chapter 2 Genetics and Prenatal Development Odds each month (percent) Pregnancy 25 20 15 10 5 0 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 Age Figure 2.9 • Fertility and maternal age. Why does fertility decline after the mid-twenties? 2.17 under 25, because the