Human Development - A Life-Span View - Chapter 1

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Developmental Psychology - A Life Span View - Chapter 1


 
  
Created Aug 20, 2009
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Biological Forces
 
Include all genetic and health-related factors that affect developmen
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Biopsychosocial Framework
 
Emphasizes that human development is more than any one of the basic forces considered alone....
3
Continuity - Discontinuity
 
Concerns whether a particular developmental phenomenon represents a smoth progression throughout...
4
Human Development
 
The multidisciplinary study of how people change and how they remain the same over time. 
5
Life-Cycle Forces
 
Reflect differences in how the same event affects people of different ages. 
6
Nature - Nurture
 
Involves the degree to which genetic or herediary influences (nature) and experiential or environmental...
7
Psychological Forces
 
Include all internal perceptual, cognitive, emotional, and personality factors that affect...
8
Sociocultural Forces
 
Include interpersonal, societal, cultural, and ethnic factors that affect development. 
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Universal versus Context-Specific
 
Concerns whether there is just one path of development or several.

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