The Resource Encyclopedia of human development, Neil J. Salkind, editor

Encyclopedia of human development, Neil J. Salkind, editor

Label
Encyclopedia of human development
Title
Encyclopedia of human development
Statement of responsibility
Neil J. Salkind, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first comprehensive, authoritative, and informative reference work that presents state-of-the-art research and ready-to-use facts from the fields of psychology, individual and family studies, and education in a way that is not too technical. With over 600 entries organized from A-Z, this three-volume Encyclopedia covers topics as diverse as adolescence, cognitive development, education, family, gender differences, identity, longitudinal research, and much more
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
IOO
Dewey number
155/.03
Index
index present
LC call number
HM626
LC item number
.E52 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Label
Encyclopedia of human development, Neil J. Salkind, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Abecedarian Research Project -- Abortion -- Abstract Reasoning -- Accommodation -- Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) -- Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) -- Activity Theory -- Acupuncture -- Adaptation -- Addiction -- Adler, Alfred (1870-1937) -- Adolescence -- Adoption -- Advance Directives -- African Americans -- After-School Programs -- Age Discrimination -- Ageism -- Aggression -- Aging -- Aging Parents -- Aging Well -- Ainsworth, Mary Salter (1913-1999) -- Alcoholics Anonymous -- Alcoholism -- Alleles -- Allergy -- Altruism -- Alzheimer's Disease -- American Academy of Pediatrics -- American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) -- American Psychological Association -- American Psychological Society -- American Sign Language (ASL) -- Americans with Disabilities Act -- Ames, Louise (1908-1996) -- Amnesia -- Amphetamines -- Androgyny -- Anemia -- Anger -- Anorexia Nervosa -- Anti-Semitism -- Antisocial Behavior -- Anxiety Disorders -- Apgar Score -- Apgar, Virginia (1909-1974) -- Apnea -- Applied Behavior Analysis -- Aptitude -- Aptitude Tests -- Arteriosclerosis -- Asperger Syndrome -- Assimilation -- Assisted Living -- Assisted Suicide -- Asthma -- Athletics -- Attachment -- Attention -- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) -- Attention Span -- Attitude -- Attribution Theory -- Authoritarian Parenting Style -- Authoritative Parenting Style -- Autism -- Average Life Expectancy -- Babbling -- Babinski Reflex -- Baby Boomers -- Baby Talk -- Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging -- Bandura, Albert (1925- ) -- Bar/Bat Mitzvah -- Barker, Roger (1903-1990) -- Battered Child Syndrome -- Battered Woman Syndrome -- Baumrind, Diana (1927- ) -- Bayley, Nancy (1899-1994) -- -- Bayley Scales of Infant Development -- Bereavement -- Bereavement Overload -- Berkeley/Oakland Longitudinal Studies -- Bilingualism -- Binet, Alfred (1857-1911) -- Binge Drinking -- Binge Eating -- Biological Clock -- Birth Defects -- Birth Order -- Birth Weight -- Birthing Centers -- Bisexuality -- BMI (Body Mass Index) -- Bowlby, John (1907-1990) -- Brain Death -- Brain Development -- Brain Lateralization -- Brain Plasticity -- Brazelton, T. Berry (1918- ) -- Breast Cancer -- Breathing Reflex -- Breech Birth -- Bronfenbrenner, Urie (1917- ) -- Brown, Roger (1925-1997) -- Bruner, Jerome (1915- ) -- Buddhism -- Bulimia Nervosa -- Bullying -- Cancer -- Cardiovascular Disease -- Career Development -- Case Study -- Categorization -- Catholicism -- Centers for Disease Control -- Charter Schools -- Child Abuse -- Child Care/Day Care -- Child Custody -- Child Neglect -- Child Rearing -- Childlessness -- Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) -- Children's Rights -- Chomsky, Noam (1928- ) -- Chromosomes -- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome -- Chronic Illness -- Chronological Age -- Circadian Rhythm -- Circumcision -- Classical Conditioning -- Cluster Suicide -- Cocaine -- Cochlear Implant -- Cognitive Development -- Cognitive Dissonance -- Cognitive Equilibrium -- Cognitive Style -- Cohabitation -- Cohort -- Colic -- Common Law Marriage -- Comorbidity -- Competence Versus Performance -- Concrete Operational Period -- Conduct Disorder -- Conflict -- Congestive Heart Failure -- Congregate Housing -- Conscience -- Conservation -- Continuity and Discontinuity in Development -- Contraception -- Convergent Thinking -- Cooperative Learning -- Cooperative Play -- Corporal Punishment -- Correlation -- Cosleeping Arrangements -- Courtroom Testimony -- Crack Baby Syndrome -- Crawling -- Creativity -- Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease -- Criterion-Referenced Tests -- Critical Period -- Cross-Cultural Development -- Cross-Sectional Research -- Crying -- Crystallized Intelligence -- Cystic Fibrosis -- Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) -- Dating -- Deadbeat Dads -- Deafness -- Death -- Death with Dignity -- Deductive Reasoning -- Deferred Imitation -- Delinquency -- Dementia -- Dependent Variable -- Depression -- Development -- Developmental Direction -- Developmental Disabilities -- Developmental Psychopathology -- Developmental Quotient -- Diabetes -- Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders -- Dialectical Thought -- Dieting -- Disasters -- Discipline -- Disgust -- Distance Learning -- Divorce -- Divorce Mediation -- Domestic Violence -- Donor Insemination -- Down Syndrome -- Drug Abuse -- Drunk Driving -- Dual-Earner Households -- Dying -- Dynamical Systems -- Dyslexia -- Early Childhood -- Early Intervention Programs -- Eating Disorders -- Echolalia -- Ecological Theory -- Ego -- Egocentrism -- Ego Development -- Elder Abuse -- Elder Maltreatment -- Elder Neglect -- Elderhostel Programs -- Electra and Oedipal Complexes -- Electroencephalogram (EEG) -- Embryo -- Emerging Adulthood -- Emotional Development -- Emotional Intelligence -- Empathy -- Empty Nest -- Endocrine Disruptors -- English as a Second Language (ESL) -- Epilepsy -- Equilibration -- Erectile Dysfunction -- Erikson, Erik (1902-1994) -- Estrogen -- Ethical Standards of Research -- Ethnic Cleansing -- Ethnic Identity -- Ethology -- Euthanasia -- Executive Functioning -- Exercise -- Experiment -- Experimental Group -- Experimental Method -- Extended Family -- Extinction -- Extramarital Sex
  • v. 2. Failure to Thrive -- False Memories -- Family Size -- Fathers -- Fetal Medicine -- Fetus -- Fine Motor Control -- Fine Motor Development -- Firearms -- Five-Factor Model of Personality -- Five-to-Seven Shift -- Flavell, John (1928- ) -- Fluid Intelligence -- Formal Operational Period -- Foster Care -- Fragile X Syndrome -- Framingham Study -- Fraternal Twins -- Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) -- Friendship -- Funerals -- Gamete -- Gangs -- Gardner, Howard (1943- ) -- Gateway Drug -- Gay Marriages -- Gender Differences -- Gender Identity -- Gender Role Development -- Generalizability -- Generalized Anxiety Disorder -- Generation Gap -- Genotype -- Gerontological Society of America -- Gerontology -- Gesell, Arnold (1880-1961) -- Giftedness -- Gilligan, Carol (1936- ) -- Gilligan's Theory of Feminine Morality -- Glass Ceiling -- Grade Retention -- Grandparents -- Gray Panthers -- Gross Motor Development -- Habituation -- Hall, G. Stanley (1844-1924) -- Harlow, Harry (1905-1981) -- Hate Crimes -- Head Start -- Health Insurance -- Hemophilia -- Heterosexuality -- Hetherington, E. Mavis (1926 -- ) -- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) -- High-Risk Infants -- Higher Education -- Hispanic Americans -- Holocaust -- Home Birth -- Homicide -- Homosexuality -- Hope -- Hormone Replacement Therapy -- Hormones -- Hospice -- Hot Flashes -- Human Genome Project -- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) -- Humor -- Huntington's Chorea -- Hydrocephalus -- Hypothesis -- Id -- Identical Twins -- Identity -- Ilg, Frances (1902-1981) -- Imaginary Audience -- Imaginary Friend -- Imaginary Thinking -- Imitation -- Immigrants -- Immune System -- Immunizations -- Imprinting -- Inborn Errors of Metabolism -- Incest -- Inclusion/Mainstreaming -- Incontinence -- Independent Living -- Individual Differences -- Individualized Education Programs (IEP) -- Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) -- Inductive Reasoning -- Infancy -- Infant Mortality -- Infanticide -- Infectious Diseases -- Infertility -- Information Processing Theory -- Inhibitory Control -- Injuries -- Intellectual Decline -- Intelligence -- Intergenerational Relationships -- Internet -- Interracial Marriages -- Intimacy -- Ionizing Radiation -- IQ Tests -- Islam -- Joint Custody -- Judaism -- Juvenile Delinquency -- Kibbutzim -- Kindergarten Readiness -- Kinsey Institute -- Klinefelter's Syndrome -- Kohlberg, Lawrence (1929-1987) -- Kübler-Ross, Elisabeth (1926-2004) -- Labor -- Language Acquisition Device -- Language Development -- Later Adulthood -- Lead Poisoning -- Learned Helplessness -- Learning -- Learning Disabilities -- Lesbians -- Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome -- Literacy -- Locke, John (1632-1704) -- Locus of Control -- Loneliness -- Longitudinal Research -- Long-Term Memory -- Low Birth Weight (LBW) -- Madd (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) -- Magical Thinking -- Malnutrition -- Marijuana -- Marital Equity -- Marriage -- Maslow, Abraham (1908-1970) -- Maternal Health -- Maternal Phenylketonuria -- Maternal Smoking -- Maturation -- Mean Length Utterance -- Medicare -- Memory Failure -- Menarche -- Menopause -- Menstruation -- Mental Age -- Mental Retardation -- Mentor -- Meta-Analysis -- Metacognition -- Methadone -- Methylmercury -- Middle Adulthood -- Midlife Crisis -- Midwife -- Miscarriage -- Montessori Method -- Mood Disorders -- Moral Development -- Moral Reasoning -- Mortality -- Motivation -- Motor Skill Mastering -- Mozart Effect -- Multiple Births -- Multiple Intelligences -- Multiple Sclerosis -- Myelin -- Myopia -- National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) -- National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) -- National Hospice Study -- National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) -- National Vital Statistics Reports -- Native Americans -- Natural Childbirth -- Naturalistic Observation -- Nature-Nurture -- Neighborhoods -- Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale -- Neonate -- Neurotransmitters -- New York Longitudinal Study (NYLS) -- Nichd Child Care Study -- Noble Savage -- Noise -- Norm-Referenced Tests -- Normal Curve (Bell Curve) -- Norms -- Nursery (Preschool) -- Nutrition -- Obesity -- Object Permanence -- Observational Learning -- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -- Older Adulthood -- Older Americans Act -- Oldest Old Age -- Only Children -- Operant Conditioning -- Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) -- Orphans -- Osteoarthritis -- Osteoporosis -- Ovulation
  • v. 3. Pain -- Palliative Care -- Panic Disorder -- Parasuicide -- Parent-Child Interaction -- Parent-Child Relationships -- Parent Training -- Parenting -- Parents Anonymous -- Peer Pressure -- Peers -- Permissive Parenting Style -- Perry Preschool Program -- Pervasive Developmental Disorders -- Pesticides -- Pets -- Phenotype -- Phenylketonuria (PKU) -- Phobias -- Phonics -- Phonological Awareness -- Physical Development and Growth -- Piaget, Jean (1896-1980) -- Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCB) -- Positron Emission Topography (PET) -- Postpartum Depression -- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) -- Poverty -- Pregnancy -- Prenatal Development -- Preoperational Thought -- Preschool Years -- Preterm Infants -- Preventive Medicine -- Primary Circular Reactions -- Private Speech -- Problem Solving -- Prosocial Behavior -- Prostate Cancer -- Psychoanalytic Theory -- Psychopathology -- Psychopharmacology -- Psychosocial Development -- Puberty -- Public Policy -- Punishment -- Qualitative Methods -- Quantitative Methods -- Quasi-Experimental Design -- Quinceañera -- Rape -- Reading -- Reciprocal Determinism -- Reflexes -- Reggio Emilia Childhood Program -- Reinforcement -- Reliability -- Religion -- Resiliency -- Retention -- Retirement -- Rett Syndrome -- Rh Factor -- Rheumatoid Arthritis -- Right-to-Die Movement -- Ritalin -- Rogers, Carl (1902-1987) -- Rogers, Fred (1928-2003) -- Rubella (German Measles) -- Sampling -- SAT -- Scaffolding -- Schema -- Schizophrenia -- School -- School Dropouts -- School Readiness -- School Years -- Scientific Method -- Sears, Robert (1870-1937) -- Seattle Longitudinal Study -- Second Languages -- Secure Attachment -- Self-Actualization -- Self-Concept -- Self-Efficacy -- Self-Esteem -- Self-Fulfilling Prophecy -- Semantic Development -- Sensation Seeking -- Sensitive Period -- Sensory Development -- Separation Anxiety -- Sex Differences -- Sex Education -- Sexual Abuse -- Sexual Activity -- Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) -- Short-Term Memory -- Shyness -- Siblings -- Single-Parent Family -- Single Parents -- Skinner, B.F. (1904-1990) -- Sleep -- Smell -- Smiling -- Social Anxiety Disorder -- Social Class -- Social Cognition -- Social Development -- Social Security -- Society for Research in Child Development -- Sociobiology -- Socioeconomic Status -- Spanking -- Special Needs Children -- Stages of Development -- Stages of Dying -- Stages of Moral Development -- Standardized Testing -- Statistical Significance -- Stepfamilies -- Storm and Stress -- Strange Situation -- Stranger Anxiety -- Stress -- Stroke -- Structural and Functional Brain Imaging -- Stuttering -- Sucking Behaviors -- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) -- Suicide -- Superego -- Surrogate Mothers -- Symbolic Play -- T Cells -- Tabula Rasa -- Taste -- Tay-Sachs Disease -- Teenage Pregnancy -- Television -- Temperament -- Teratogen -- Testosterone -- Thalassemia -- Thalidomide -- Theories of Aging -- Theories of Development -- Theory of Mind -- Toddlerhood -- Toilet Training -- Touch -- Tourette's Syndrome -- Toxoplasmosis -- Twin Studies -- Twins -- Ultrasound -- Universal Grammar -- U.S. Bureau of the Census -- Utopianism -- Vaccination -- Validity -- Very Low Birth Weight (VLBW) -- Very Old Age -- Video Games -- Violence -- Visual Cliff -- Vitamin Deficiency -- Volunteering -- Vygotsky, Lev (1896-1934) -- Watson, John B. (1876-1958) -- Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) -- Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC) -- Weight -- Well-Baby Checkup -- Whole Language -- Widowhood and Widowerhood -- Wisdom -- Work -- World Health Organization -- Wright, John C. (1933-2001) -- Young Adulthood -- Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD) -- Zygote -- Tables and Figures on Selected Aspects of Human Development
Control code
ocm63525305
Extent
1 online resource (3 volumes)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781412952484
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21608167
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)63525305
  • ebsco1412936349
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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