Culture and Human Development

An Introduction

by Valsiner, Jaan

Description

This major new textbook by Jaan Valsiner focuses on the interface between cultural psychology and developmental psychology. Intended for students from undergraduate level upwards, the book provides a wide-ranging overview of the cultural perspective on human development, with illustrations from pre-natal development to adulthood. A key feature is the broad coverage of theoretical and methodological issues which have relevance to this truly interdisciplinary field of enquiry encompassing developmental psychology, cultural anthropology and comparative sociology.

The text is organized into five coherent parts: Part 1: Developmental theory and methodology; Part 2: Analysis of environments for human development

Part 3:

Rights Information

WORLD

Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: January 2000
  • English
  • 9780857022042 / 0761956840
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 29.99 GBP
  • Pages: 336
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Jaan Valsiner.
  • Page size: 25
  • Illustration: Illustrations
  • Reference Code: BDZ0001815955