Child development a cultural approach. Australian and New Zealand edition

Arnett, Jeffrey and Maynard, Ashley E. and Brownlow, Charlotte and Chapin, Laurie and Machin, Tanya (2020) Child development a cultural approach. Australian and New Zealand edition. Pearson Australia, Melbourne, Australia. ISBN 9781488620744

Abstract

Provides students with a portrayal of development covering the whole amazing range of human cultural diversity around the world, with particular attention to Australia and New Zealand. Cultural approach: with close attention to development in our own part of the world as well as beyond. Child development is protrayed as it takes place across all the different varieties of cultural patterns that people have devised in response to their local conditions and the creative inspiration of their imaginations. Local and global focus: explores a balance of examples of research from Australia, New Zealand, the US, and throughout the world, students will learn how culture shapes human development at all stages of the lifespan. Dedicated coverage of toddlerhood and emerging adulthood: two separate chapters providing specific coverage of the crucial developmental changes, and the influence culture can have, on these lifes stages.


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Item Type: Book (Commonwealth Reporting Category A)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: c. 2020 Pearson Australia Group Pty Ltd.
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences - School of Psychology and Counselling (1 Jan 2015 -)
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Institute for Resilient Regions
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2020 04:30
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2020 04:30
Uncontrolled Keywords: child development
Fields of Research : 17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences > 1701 Psychology > 170102 Developmental Psychology and Ageing
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/37393

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