Lives Across Cultures
  • Author : Harry W. Gardiner
  • Release Date : 06 February 2017
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Cognition and culture
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 13 : 0134629442

Lives Across Cultures Book Summary

For courses in Cross-Cultural Development An interdisciplinary exploration of cross-cultural human development throughout the lifespan Lives Across Cultures: Cross-Cultural Human Development focuses on cultural similarities and differences in human development throughout the world and across the lifespan, while emphasizing the links between theory, research, and practical applications. Presented chronologically by topic, Harry Gardiner's Sixth Edition combines the most current information with engaging vignettes, stories, and personal experiences in his highly praised, scholarly yet conversational, and often humorous writing style. NOTE: This ISBN is for a Pearson Books a la Carte edition: a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf text. In addition to the flexibility offered by this format, Books a la Carte editions offer students great value, as they cost significantly less than a bound textbook. Lives Across Cultures: Cross-Cultural Human Development, Sixth Edition is also available via Revel(tm), an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. Learn more.

Lives Across Cultures

Lives Across Cultures

Author : Harry W. Gardiner
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For courses in Cross-Cultural Development An interdisciplinary exploration of cross-cultural human development throughout the lifespan Lives Across Cultures: Cross-Cultural Human Development focuses on cultural similarities and differences in human development throughout the world and across the lifespan, while emphasizing the links between theory, research, and practical applications. Presented chronologically by ...

Lives Across Cultures

Lives Across Cultures

Author : Harry W. Gardiner,Jay D. Mutter,Corinne Kosmitzki
Publisher : Prentice Hall
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Appropriate as a supplement for a development course where a cross-cultural approach is emphasized in departments of Psychology and Anthropology. Provides a global and multicultural perspective to human development. Chapter topics are organized chronologically....

Lives Across Cultures

Lives Across Cultures

Author : Harry W. Gardiner,Corinne Kosmitzki
Publisher : Prentice Hall
Genre : Psychology
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Interdisciplinary exploration of cross-cultural human development throughout the lifespan. Presented in a chronological-within-topics approach, covering the entire lifespan, this text focuses on cultural similarities and differences in human development throughout the world while emphasizing links among theory, research and practical applications. Combining the latest research with vignettes, stories, and personal ...

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