Infancy: Development from Birth to Age 3 by Dana GrossFor courses in Infancy and Early Childhood Development, with a focuson birth to age 3. Infancy: Development from Birth to Age 3 helpsstudents understand the role of infant development research and how they may apply it to their own lives as well as the broader implications upon public policies. Students are also presented with the relevant historical information in many of the chapters to provide a broader perspective and highlight how far we ve come in our understanding of the first 3 years of life. Issues of diversity and multicultural experience are also incorporated, illustrating how nature and nurture work together.
Infancy: Development from Birth to Age 3
The Third Edition of Infancy is a comprehensive and accessible core text for courses in infant development and early childhood development. This latest edition provides students with enough detail to understand methodological issues, explore both practically and theoretically important topics, and engage in thinking critically about development from birth to age 3. Copies will arrive soon. Dana Gross is professor of psychology at St. Olaf College, where she teaches infant development and developmental psychology. Olaf since
Log in. The third edition of Infancy is a comprehensive and accessible core text for courses in infant development and early childhood development. Gross guides students through a child? Rich in research, the text explores the role of infant development studies and highlights how far we have come in our understanding of a child? Updates to the Third Edition include:? Chapter 7 has been split into two separate chapters on play and learning, and cognitive science, respectively.