Human Development

A new edition of a classic text This new edition of Human Development has been thoroughly revised and updated to incorporate recent developments in the field. New material is introduced on the development of a sense of self, the social self and moral development. Beginning with a discussion of birth and childhood, the reader is lead through each of the crucial stages in human development. The authors reveal the intricate interplay between physical, emotional and psychological factors that contribute to the individual patterns of development that make each of us unique. All of the major milestones of life are covered, including adolescence, work, parenthood and old age. Employing psychoanalytic theories of development, this book reveals the richness that these ideas bring to well-known everyday phenomena. This highly accessible and jargon-free introduction to human development combines scientific objectivity with a sensitive and sympathetic approach to the subject. It will prove invaluable to anyone involved in the helping professions.

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  • Author : Eric Rayner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • ISBN : 1135454175
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Human Development

Human Development
  • Author : Eric Rayner,Angela Joyce,James Rose,Mary Twyman,Christopher Clulow
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 November 2005
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A new edition of a classic text This new edition of Human Development has been thoroughly revised and updated to incorporate recent developments in the field. New material is introduced on the development of a sense of self, the social self and moral development. Beginning with a discussion of birth and childhood, the reader is lead through each of the crucial stages in human development. The authors reveal the intricate interplay between physical, emotional and psychological factors that contribute to

Interaction in Human Development

Interaction in Human Development
  • Author : Marc H. Bornstein,Jerome S. Bruner
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 14 January 2014
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Interaction in Human Development unites theoretical essays and empirical accounts bearing directly on the nature of interactions as a principal factor and organizing feature in human mental and social development. The papers discuss all areas of interaction including genetic, environmental, life-span, interpersonal, and cultural. Ideal as a text for students and as a reference for professionals in personality, developmental, educational, and environmental psychology, psychotherapy, behavioral medicine, and language.

Understanding Human Development

Understanding Human Development
  • Author : Stephanie Thornton
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release : 31 January 2008
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How does a fertilized egg become a person? How do the processes which shape the common features of human development also produce the rich variety of individual diversity? Understanding Human Development explores these questions in a lively and wide-ranging survey of the subject, offering both a topical and a chronological view of development. The author critically reviews research on human development from the earliest studies to the theories and issues of the 21st century, including recent breakthroughs in neuropsychology, cross-cultural

Disability, Health and Human Development

Disability, Health and Human Development
  • Author : Sophie Mitra
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 05 September 2017
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This open access book introduces the human development model to define disability and map its links with health and wellbeing, based on Sen’s capability approach. The author uses panel survey data with internationally comparable questions on disability for Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda. It presents evidence on the prevalence of disability and its strong and consistent association with multidimensional poverty, mortality, economic insecurity and deprivations in education, morbidity and employment. It shows that disability needs to be considered from

The Study of Human Development

The Study of Human Development
  • Author : Richard A. Settersten Jr.,Megan M. McClelland
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 October 2018
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If you had just one wish for the study of human development, what would it be? How would it advance the field? And what would it take for your vision to be realized? This was the charge given to twenty-eight scholars, coming from different disciplines and fields, and who study different periods of the life course. This book compiles provocative contributions from a wide range of established scholars, organized into seven thematic areas: conceptual advances; systems, levels, and contexts; individual

Skills for Human Development

Skills for Human Development
  • Author : Lesley Joy Powell,Simon McGrath
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 March 2019
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Focusing on reimagining the purpose of vocational education and training (VET) and grounded in the reality of a small cohort of young South Africans and an institution seeking to serve them, Skills for Human Development moves beyond the inadequacies of the dominant human capital orthodoxy to present a rich theoretical and practical alternative for VET. Offering a human development and capability approach, it brings social justice to the forefront of the discussion of VET’s purpose at the national, institutional

Concepts and Theories of Human Development

Concepts and Theories of Human Development
  • Author : Richard M. Lerner
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 13 May 2013
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A classic in the field, this third edition will continue to be the book of choice for advanced undergraduate and graduate-level courses in theories of human development in departments of psychology and human development. This volume has been substantially revised with an eye toward supporting applied developmental science and the developmental systems perspectives. Since the publication of the second edition, developmental systems theories have taken center stage in contemporary developmental science and have provided compelling alternatives to reductionist theoretical accounts

The Creation of the Human Development Approach

The Creation of the Human Development Approach
  • Author : Tadashi Hirai
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 15 March 2017
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This book examines the main reasons and challenges for the success of the human development approach both in theory and practice as an alternative to the economic growth model. Unlike the preceding research which has typically been either theoretical/prescriptive or empirical/descriptive, it follows a pragmatic historical and institutional methodology, since human development cannot be understood without considering the complexities added centrally by the formation process in the UNDP. Referring to the capability approach, it also addresses how to

Sustainable Human Development

Sustainable Human Development
  • Author : M. Biggeri,A. Ferrannini
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 22 August 2014
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Integrating Amartya Sen's approach with the literature on place-based territorial development processes, this book recognises the interplay between the evolution of local development systems and the expansion of individual and collective capabilities.

Human Development and Global Institutions

Human Development and Global Institutions
  • Author : Richard Ponzio,Arunabha Ghosh
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 February 2016
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This book provides a timely and accessible introduction to the foundational ideas associated with the human development school of thought. It examines its conceptual evolution during the post-colonial era, and discusses how various institutions of the UN system have tried to engage with this issue, both in terms of intellectual and technical advance, and operationally. Showing that human development has had a profound impact on shaping the policy agenda and programming priorities of global institutions, it argues that human development

Environmental Change and Human Development

Environmental Change and Human Development
  • Author : Chris Barrow
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 April 2014
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Environmental Change and Human Development focuses on environmental change and human fortunes. While there is a large and rapidly expanding literature dealing with how people affect the environment, less attention has been given in recent years to how the environment shapes human development. In an ever more crowded world there is a need for anticipatory environmental management, and a crucial input to this is consideration of the interaction between environment and humans. The environment is not as stable, benign or

The Cultural Nature of Human Development

The Cultural Nature of Human Development
  • Author : Barbara Rogoff
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 13 February 2003
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Three-year-old Kwara'ae children in Oceania act as caregivers of their younger siblings, but in the UK, it is an offense to leave a child under age 14 ears without adult supervision. In the Efe community in Zaire, infants routinely use machetes with safety and some skill, although U.S. middle-class adults often do not trust young children with knives. What explains these marked differences in the capabilities of these children? Until recently, traditional understandings of human development held that a child's

Essentials of Human Development: A Life-Span View

Essentials of Human Development: A Life-Span View
  • Author : Robert V. Kail,John C. Cavanaugh
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 04 January 2013
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This streamlined, readable account of human development gives you the conceptual foundations that enable you to become an educated and critical interpreter of developmental information. ESSENTIALS OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: A LIFE-SPAN VIEW also offers an introduction to relevant research and its application to important issues in life-span development. In addition, the book emphasizes the application of human development research across diverse professional settings. If you're pursuing a career related not just to psychology but to education, health, or human sciences--be

Human Development in Times of Crisis

Human Development in Times of Crisis
  • Author : Hans-Uwe Otto,Spyridon Pantazis,Holger Ziegler,Antoanneta Potsi
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release : 12 March 2017
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This book examines human development in times of crisis, and its effect on social justice and democracy, with a focus on the delay in developmental progress caused by the ‘Great Recession’, the worst economic crisis in decades. The book places particular focus on policies of human development. It scrutinizes the philosophical foundations of human development while at the same time analyzing the underlying social, economic and institutional backgrounds which are conductive or limiting with respect of the task of politics