Adolescence, Canadian Edition, by Ian McMahan and Susan Thompson, combines rigorous, scientific coverage of adolescent development. Get this from a library! Adolescence. [Ian McMahan; Susan Thompson]. Get this from a library! Adolescence. [Ian McMahan].
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Buy the selected items together This item: Review “The chapters are presented in an extremely thorough manner. The table of contents follows an ecological systems framework to show how individual teens both affect and are affected by their families, peers, schools, and society. Positive adolescent development is the norm, though the media and research frequently concentrate on adolescent problems.
Chris Hutch added it Jan 10, Important and possibly unfamiliar terms are given marginal definitions when they first appear, listed at the end of the chapter, and featured in a comprehensive Glossary.
Ian McMahan graduated from Princeton and received the Ph. Each chapter features Applications in the Spotlightexamining ways in which the knowledge gained in the course might be put to practical use.
Students can better grasp the organization of the material and verify that they understand the key ideas before moving on. My Virtual Teen is an interactive web-based simulation that allows you to raise a child from birth to age 18, with a specific focus on the teenage years, and monitor the effects of your parenting decisions over time.
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It is a great textbook, you wont regret. Students begin to think of course material in terms of its real-life implications for action.
An internal error has occurred. Related resource Table of contents only at http: Instructors can easily access existing questions and then edit, create, mcjahan store using simple drag-and-drop and Word-like controls. University of the Sunshine Coast Library. Adolescenceby Ian McMahan, combines rigorous, scientific coverage of adolescent development research with a scholarly yet enjoyable narrative style that is rarely found in textbooks.
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Adolescence also employs unique pedagogy to ensure students practice active learning and deep processing, focus on the practical applications of what they are studying, think critically and become educated consumers of the research Two overarching themes are explored throughout this text: Ugobame Uchibeke marked it as to-read Sep 30, University of the Sunshine Coast.
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I adolezcence definitely consider this book for adoption. Students do not need to interrupt their reading to look up, or to guess the meaning of, terms whose significance is not clear to them. Write a customer review. Thanks for telling us about the problem. If you have a separate IRC account, please log in using that zdolescence name and password. Our course content is developed by a team of respected subject matter experts and experienced eLearning instructional mcmaha.
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Students come to see adolescents as active participants in their own development. One person found this helpful. I am positive that my students will appreciate this novel approach. Each chapter contains new Canadian-focused research and discussions specific to adolescence in Canada.
Within MyDevelopmentKit you will find:. Sarah Kampfer rated it it was ok Apr 30, Puberty and Physical Development -World Mcmaha Organization growth chart for children adapted for Canada -Height Chart data now represents Canadian boys and girls -Secular trend for menarche for Canadian girls, including variance in age of menarche for girls in different provinces -School-based sexual health programs in Canada are discussed, with regards to teens learning about puberty -A description of First Nations historical puberty rites is included -Research by Tremblay and Lariviere on Canadian teens and body image is highlighted -Other Canadian research showing levels of body dissatisfaction in preteens and teens is included, along with research examining factors related to this dissatisfaction -Body image in Aboriginal teens is discussed -The amount of sleep that Canadian teens need, and are actually getting is presented, along with data about exercise and nutrition -Obesity rates mcamhan Canadian teens are given, and compared to the US Chapter 3: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
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