The Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development: (Wiley Blackwell Handbooks of Developmental Psychology)
K McCartney (Author)
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"The Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development" presents a comprehensive summary of research into child development from age two to seven. It comprises 30 contributions from both established scholars and emerging leaders in the field. The editors have a distinguished reputation in early childhood development. It covers biological development, cognitive development, language development, and social, emotional and regulatory development. It considers the applications of psychology to the care and education of young children, treating issues such as poverty, media, and the transition to school. It is a valuable resource for students, scholars and practitioners dealing with young children.
About the Author
Kathleen McCartney is Gerald S. Lesser Professor of Early Childhood Development at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Deborah Phillips is Professor of Psychology at Georgetown University.
- Contributor: K McCartney
- Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
- ISBN13: 9781405120739
- Number of Pages: 680
- Packaged Dimensions: 167x243x42mm
- Packaged Weight: 1274
- Format: Hardback
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Release Date: 2005-12-22
- Series: Wiley Blackwell Handbooks of Developmental Psychology
- Binding: Hardback
- Biography: Kathleen McCartney is Gerald S. Lesser Professor of Early Childhood Development at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Deborah Phillips is Professor of Psychology at Georgetown University.