Development is a complex and essential process of human life-span in different domains. It refers to the psychological behavioural, cognitive and social change that occurs throughout human life which are guided by both nature and nurture.
This book covers all aspects of development from conception to the fully grown human being. In fancy, the development stage that begins at birth and continuous to one year of age and the childhood the period between infancy and the onset of puberty. Finally, we will consider the developmental change that occur during adolescence the year between the onset of puberty and the beginning of adulthood. Each of the stage of development has its unique physical, cognitive, and emotional change that defined the stage and that make each one unique from the others.
This book focusses not only on the basic facts of but also reflect the recent research in the field of child development.
This book serves as an introductory module for the student of Home Science, Psychology, Physiology and Anthropology.