Children: A Chronological Approach, Third Canadian Edition with MyDevelopmentLab (3rd Edition)
by Robert V. Kail
Publisher: Pearson Education Canada
Edition: 3 - 2011
Children: A Chronological Approach with MyDevelopmentLab, 3rd Canadian edition is an effective textbook for college students studying child development from a chronological approach. Targeted towards students new to the discipline, the organization and structure help students easily understand the evolution of child development without overwhelming them. Consistent in its presentation, it provides students with a book written in an accessible style that they more apt to read. The text is coupled with excellent and useful supplements further enhancing the learning experience. The terminology of the text is very appropriate for a college student.
The third edition contains more Canadian content that is dispersed throughout the text. Also, a new chapter-opening mini vignette traces the development of a child, Sophie, as she grows up to highlight the major developmental stages and themes.