Princeton University Library Catalog

Child development : a practitioner's guide / Douglas Davies.

Author:
Davies, Douglas, 1942- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Guilford Press, c2004.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xviii, 478 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Social work practice with children and families. [More in this series]
Summary note:
"Now in a revised and expanded second edition, this text helps practitioners apply the latest developmental knowledge to their work with children and families. Ideally structured for classroom use, the second edition has been updated throughout to reflect current research, practice advances, and policy issues. Included are an important new chapter on the developing brain and expanded coverage of applications for child care and school settings."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-468) and index.
Contents:
Introduction to part I : perspectives on development -- Ch. 1. Attachment as a context of development -- Ch. 2. Brain development -- Ch. 3. Risk and protective factors : the child, family, and community contexts -- Ch. 4. Analysis of risk and protective factors : practice applications -- Introduction to part II : a development lens on childhood -- Ch. 5. Infant development -- Ch. 6. Practice with infants -- Ch. 7. Toddler development -- Ch. 8. Practice with toddlers -- Ch. 9. Preschool development -- Ch. 10. Practice with preschoolers -- Ch. 11. Middle childhood development -- Ch. 12. Practice with school-age children -- Ch. 13. Conclusion : developmental knowledge and practice.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
159385076X (cloth)
LCCN:
2004012698
OCLC:
55534994
RCP:
C - S