Table of contents for The development of children / Michael Cole, Sheila R. Cole, Cynthia Lightfoot.

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1. The Study of Human Development

Part I. In the Beginning
2. The Human Heritage: Genes and Environment
3. Prenatal Development and Birth

Part II. Infancy
4. Infant Capacities and the Process of Change
5. The Achievements of the First Year
6. The End of Infancy

Part III. Early Childhood
7. Early Experience and Later Life
8. Language Acquisition
9. Early Childhood Thought: Islands of Competence
10. Social Development in Early Childhood
11. The Contexts of Early Childhood

Part IV. Middle Childhood
12. The Cognitive and Biological Attainments of Middle Childhood
13. Schooling and Development in Middle Childhood
14. Social Development in Middle Childhood

Part V. Adolescence
15. Biological and Social Foundations of Adolescence
16. The Cognitive and Psychological Achievements of Adolescence

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Child development.