Experiencing the Lifespan

Experiencing the Lifespan

Experiencing the Lifespan

Exceptionally well-loved, Janet Belsky's textbook, written in her signature engaging style and voice, offers a fresh, remarkably brief way to understand the experience of human development throughout the lifespan. It gives students an immediate and practical grounding in the field’s basic concepts, guiding them from underlying research to practical applications in a highly conversational style. The engaging pedagogy effectively reinforces learning, and Belsky shares examples drawn from an extraordinarily broad range of cultures throughout the world. This textbook is ideal for one term courses that take a chronological approach to developmental psychology and cover the entire lifespan. This book can also be purchased with the breakthrough online resource, LaunchPad, which offers innovative media content, curated and organised for easy assignability. LaunchPad's intuitive interface presents quizzing, flashcards, animations and much more to make learning actively engaging.

Loose leaf Version for Experiencing the Lifespan

Loose leaf Version for Experiencing the Lifespan

Loose leaf Version for Experiencing the Lifespan

Exceptionally well-loved by instructors and students who've used it, Janet Belsky’s text offers a fresh, remarkably brief way to understand the experience of human development throughout the lifespan. It gives students an immediate and practical grounding in the field’s basic concepts, guiding them from underlying research to practical applications, in a highly conversational style, with pedagogy that reinforces learning, and with examples drawn from an extraordinarily broad range of cultures throughout the world. And with its dedicated version of Worth’s online course space, LaunchPad, this edition becomes a fully integrated print/interactive resource.

Study Guide for Experiencing the Lifespan

Study Guide for Experiencing the Lifespan

Study Guide for Experiencing the Lifespan

Providing a chronological introduction to human psychological and physical development throughout the lifespan, this text integrates the science of development, such as brain development, and historical contexts and culture throughout each chapter.

Experiencing the Lifespan Study Guide

Experiencing the Lifespan Study Guide

Experiencing the Lifespan Study Guide

Each chapter includes a review of key concepts, guided study questions, and section reviews that encourage students' active participation in the learning process; two practice tests and a challenge test help them assess their mastery of the material.