0 bids. I wasn’t sure if I should put good or very good condition. There doesn’t appear to be any writing in it as I flipped through. Invitation to the Life Span by. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. Available in: Paperback. Edition after edition, Kathleen Stassen Berger’s bestselling textbooks connect students to the field of developmental.

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But that does not even begin to convey what the Berger experience is: Check out a preview. In particular, I felt her chapter on Late Adulthood suffered from too kathlleen coverage although she did tr While the author has an upbeat writing style, the book felt like Lifespan lite.

Invitation to the Life Span

This is the text book I had to read for my Life Span Psych class. From Conception to Birth Part Two: It’s easy to get into if you’re able to relate it to yourself.

Frankly, it was too frothy to be used as a stand alone text and I supplemented it with the Dacey text and various journal articles. These are just example of issues I had with the whole text and I read it cover to cover.

Dozens of new research citations on topics such as brain development and psychopathology New critical thinking kathleem in the margins, encouraging students to reflect on what they are reading The new Data Connections featurewhich gives students a hands-on-approach to understanding the data in bergre development.


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The First Two Years 3. Since I read the book I wanted it to count towards my Good Reads goal. Generally, the information was interesting especially stasssen part about ADHD when it started perfectly describing my son!

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Paperbackpages. Feb 09, Shadow rated it it was ok Shelves: Return tl Book Page. Shane Becker rated it really liked it Jul 15, One of the better text books I’ve read. Overall, I think Berger did a great job with this text.

As always, the signature voice of Kathleen Berger ties it all together, with relatable explanations of scientific content, wide ranging beryer examples, and skill-building tools for sharper observation and critical thinking. Her chapter on death and dying was too little to be interesting and missed some topics that would have served the serious student.

Kaitlyn Petri rated it really liked it Nov 28, I personally appreciate the anecdotes through the chapters instead of just a vocabulary set to memorize for exams. Quotes from Invitation to the The Social World Part Four: Oct 01, B. It was pretty intense reading since this was a summer term class. The Social World Epilogue: Please enter the letters displayed. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


This brief, original, chapter textbook was created from page 1 to address the challenges teachers and students face when covering the entire life span in a semester or even a quarter! I will most definitely refer back to this textbook when raising children or if I ever have to work with children.

Books by Kathleen Stassen Berger. PsychologyDevelopmental Psychology. Eh, didn’t want to take the class but needed another social science elective so there it is Close friends are wanted and needed.

Lists with This Book. Body and Mind 4. Jessica Rigsbee rated it liked it Sep 13, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. If you actually read it, it’s pretty interesting.

Also, it seems to be laid out like a lot of philosophy and science books I think being interested in how and why people live the way they do helped. Great book about development throughout the lifespan. V rated it really liked it Mar 29, Kathleen Stassen Berger Publisher: