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Author Shaffer, David R. (David Reed), 1946-

Title Social and personality development / David R. Shaffer
Edition Fourth edition
Published Belmont, CA : Wadsworth Pub., [2000]


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 MELB  155.418 Sha/Sap 2000  AVAILABLE
Description xxv, 565 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. Introduction. 2. Classical Theories of Social and Personality Development. 3. Recent Perspectives on Social and Personality Development. 4. Early Social and Emotional Development I: Emotional Growth and The Establishment of Intimate Relationships. 5. Early Social and Emotional Development II: Individual Differences and Their Implications for Future Development. 6. Development of the Self and Social Cognition. 7. Achievement. 8. Sex Differences, Gender-Role Development, and Sexuality. 9. Aggression and Antisocial Conduct.10 Altruism and Moral Development. 11. The Family. 12. Extrafamilial Influences I: Television, Computers, and Schooling. 13. Extrafamilial Influences II: Peers as Socialization Agents. 14. Epilogue. References. Glossary. Indices
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 492-532) and indexes
Subject Personality development -- Textbooks.
Socialization -- Textbooks.
Personality development.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
LC no. 99030186
ISBN 0534368190