Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 December 2014

144 Pages | Approx 12 black and white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199646593

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Child Psychology: A Very Short Introduction

Usha Goswami

Very Short Introductions

  • Looks at cutting-edge research on child psychology and development
  • Incorporates information from various areas of psychology to demonstrate how children develop
  • Considers the influence of friendships, families, and the imagination on development
  • Explores how children learn in different ways, in relation to genetics and the workings of the brain
  • Explains how children develop self-awareness and an understanding of the physical, biological, and social worlds
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions - millions of copies sold worldwide