Human Growth and Development, Paperback


'This is a very thoughtful and engaging book. Students will find it a useful resource to begin their exploration of human growth.

It manages to encapsulate theoretical learning whilst promoting critical thought and further exploration.' Judith Buck, Southampton Solent 'The book is very accessible to both students and lecturers and works very well as an introductory source.

The activities are a useful teaching aid and provide examples which help students make links between theory and real life.' Sam McMahon, University of Huddersfield 'This book introduces the reader to a very wide range of theory and concepts relating to human growth and development across the entire lifespan from birth to death.

It's a great introductory text with useful practical activities to encourage students to engage and reflect.' Jo Bell, University of Hull Human Growth and Development, Third Edition is a bestselling introduction to emotional, psychological, intellectual and social development throughout the lifespan. Written for students training in fields such as social work, health care and education, the book covers topics which are central to understanding people whether they are clients, service users, patients or pupils.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 280 pages, black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Development studies
  • ISBN: 9781473916265



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