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Major reference sources[]

  • Encyclopedia of Human Development. Ed. Neil J. Salkind. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2006.
  • The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Child Development.
    • Encyclopedia of Adult Development Kastenbaum, Robert, (ed.). Phoenix: Oryx, 1993. ISBN 0897746694
  • Handbook of Child Psychology (6th ed.). Eds. William Damon and Richard M. Lerner. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2006.
  • Handbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Ed. Joseph D. Noshpitz. New York: Wiley, 1997.
  • Encyclopedia of Adolescence. 2 vols. New York: Garland, 1991
  • Handbook of Developmental Psychology. ed. by Jaan Valsiner and Kevin J. Connolly. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2003.
  • Handbook of Infant Development. 2d ed. ed. by Joy Osofsky. New York: Wiley-Interscience, 1987.
  • Handbook of Child Psychology 5th ed. ed. by William Damon. New York : J. Wiley, c1998.
  • Handbook of Pediatric Psychology. 2d ed. by Donald Routh. New York: Guilford, 1995. (RJ475 H38 1995)
  • Handbook of Adolescent Psychology. ed. by Richard M. Lerner and Laurence Steinberg. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2004.
  • Handbook of Moral Development and Behavior. ed. by William Kurtines and Jacob Gewirtz. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erbaum, 1991.

Introductory textbooks[]

  • Bee, H., & Boyd, D. (2002).Lifespan development (3rd ed.). Boston: Allyn and Bacon..
  • Berger, K. S. (2001). The developing person through the lifespan (5th ed.). New York: Worth.
  • Berk, L. E. (2001). Development through the lifespan (2nd ed.). Needham Heights, MA: Allyn and Bacon.
  • Craig, G. J., & Baucum, D. (2002). Human development (9th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Dacey, J. S., & Travers, J. F. (2002). Human development across the lifespan (4th ed.). Boston: McGraw-Hill.
  • Feldman, R. S. (2000). Development across the life span (2nd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Harris,M. and Butterworth, G. Developmental Psychology: A Student's Handbook. Psychology press. ISBN 1841691925
  • Kail, R. V., & Cavanaugh, J. C. (2000). Human development: A lifespan view (2nd ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
  • Lefrançois, G. R. (1999). The lifespan (6th ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
  • Newman, B. M., & Newman, P. R. (1999). Development through life (7th ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
  • Papalia, D. E., Olds, S. W., & Feldman, R. D. (2001). Human development (8th ed.). Boston: McGraw-Hill.
  • Rice, F. P. (2001). Human development (4th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Seifert, K. L., Hoffnung, R. J., & Hoffnung, M. (2000). Lifespan development (2nd ed.). Boston: Houghton Mifflin.


Additional material[]



Hopkins B et al The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Child Development ISBN 0521651174

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