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Connecting research and results.
As a master teacher, John Santrock connects students to current research and real-world application, helping students see how adolescent psychology plays a role in their own lives and future careers. Through an integrated, personalized digital learning program, students gain the insight they need to study smarter and improve performance.
About the Author
John W. Santrock received his Ph.D. from the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. He taught at the University of Charleston and the University of Georgia before joining the faculty at the University of Texas at Dallas. He has worked as a school psychologist and currently teaches educational psychology every year at the undergraduate level. In 2006, John received the University of Texas at Dallas Excellence in teaching award. His research has included publications in the Journal of Educational Psychology that focus on the contextual aspects of affectively-toned cognition and children's self-regulatory behavior as well as teachers' perceptions of children from divorced families. He has been a member of the editorial boards of Developmental Psychology and Child Development. His publications include these exceptional McGraw-Hill texts: Child Development, 13th Ed; Life-Span Development, 14th Edition; Adolescence, 14th Edition; Psychology, 7th Edition; and Educational Psychology, 4th Edition.
Chapter 1: Introduction
APPENDIX: Careers in Adolescent Development
Chapter 2: Puberty, Health, and Biological Foundations
Chapter 3: The Brain and Cognitive Development
Chapter 4: The Self, Identity, Emotion, and Personality
Chapter 5: Gender
Chapter 6: Sexuality
Chapter 7: Moral Development
Chapter 8: Families
Chapter 9: Peers, Romantic Relationships, and Lifestyles
Chapter 10: Schools
Chapter 11: Achievement, Work, and Careers
Chapter 12: Culture
Chapter 13: Problems in Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
MH CONNECT: McGraw-Hill Education Psychology APADocumentation Style Guide
ISBN: 9780078117183 ISBN-10: 0078117186 Series: B&B Psychology Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
For Ages: 18+ years old Format:
Number Of Pages: 592 Published: 30th October 2015 Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 27.5 x 23.0
Weight (kg): 1.11
Edition Number: 16 Edition Type: Revised