Fourth Edition   ©2016

Experiencing the Lifespan

Janet Belsky (Middle Tennessee State University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-7594-2; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-7594-7; Format: Paper Text, 608 pages

Part I. The Foundation
1. The People and the Field
2. Prenatal Development, Pregnancy, and Birth

Part II. Infancy
3. Infancy: Physical and Cognitive Development
4. Infancy: Socioemotional Development

Part III. Childhood
5. Physical and Cognitive Development
6. Socioemotional Development
7. Settings for Development. Home and School

Part IV. Adolescence
8. Physical Development
9. Cognitive and Socioemotional Development

Part V. Early and Middle Adulthood
10. Constructing an Adult Life
11. Relationships and Roles
12. Midlife

Part VI. Later Life
13. Later Life: Cognitive and Socioemotional Development
14. The Physical Challenges of Aging

Part VII. Epilogue
15. Death and Dying

Final Thoughts