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  1. Core Texts 1 item
    1. Infants, Children, and Adolescents - L. E. Berk 2016

      Book Essential Click on link to check availability at UWS Dumfries Library.

  2. Recommended Reading 24 items
    1. Promoting children's learning from birth to five: developing the new early years professional - Angela Anning, Anne Edwards, Dawson Books 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    2. The developing brain - Michael Brown, Roger Keynes, Andrew Lumsden 2001

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    3. The developing child - Denise Roberts Boyd, Helen L. Bee c2012

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    4. Child development : its nature and course / Ganie B. DeHart, L Alan Sroufe, Robert G. Cooper. - Ganie B. DeHart 2004

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    5. Children's minds - Margaret C. Donaldson 1987, c1978

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    6. The Amazing Infant - Tiffany Field 2007

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    7. Diversities in early childhood education: rethinking and doing - Celia Genishi, A. Lin Goodwin 2008

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    8. The human brain - Susan Greenfield 1997

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    9. The early years professional's complete companion - Jarvis, Pam, George, Jane, Holland, Wendy 2013

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    10. An introduction to child development - Thomas Keenan, Subhadra Evans 2008

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    11. Thinking critically about child development : examining myths and misunderstandings - Jean Mercer 2016

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    12. Your left-handed child: making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world - Lauren Milsom 2008

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    13. Learning in the early years 3-7 - Jeni Riley 2007

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    14. Cognition and instruction - JSTOR (Organization) 1984- (electronic resource)

      Journal Recommended

    15. A guide to early years practice - Sandra Smidt, Dawson Books 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Click link to check availability at UWS Dumfries Library.

    16. Piaget, Vygotsky and beyond: future issues for developmental psychology and education - Smith, Leslie, Dockrell, Julie, Tomlinson, Peter, MyiLibrary 1997 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    17. Intellectual development - Robert J. Sternberg, Cynthia A. Berg 1992

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    18. The child's mind - White, John, Dawson Books 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    19. How children think and learn: the social contexts of cognitive development - David Wood 1998

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    20. The Routledge reader in early childhood education - Elizabeth Wood 2008

      Book Recommended Click-on the Online Resource button to check availability at the Dumfries Library

    21. Psychology in education - Anita Woolfolk Hoy, Malcolm Hughes, Vivienne Walkup, Dawson Books 2013

      Book Recommended Click link to check availability at UWS Dumfries Library.

    22. Psychology in education - Anita Woolfolk Hoy, Malcolm Hughes, Vivienne Walkup, Dawson Books 2013

      Book Recommended

  3. Semester 1: Unit 1 - Pre-Natal Development 6 items
    1. Teratogens 5 items
      1. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome 29 Nov 2007

        Audio-visual document Essential

      2. Development of Fetus 17 Jan 2007

        Audio-visual document Essential

  4. Semester 1 - Unit 2: Birth & The Newborn Baby 3 items
    1. Vaginal Birth (Animation) 27 Mar 2007

      Audio-visual document Essential

    2. Prenatal exposures: psychological and educational consequences for children - Roy Martin, Stefan C. Dombrowski, SpringerLink (Online service) c2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

  5. Semester 01 - Unit 03: Physical Development in Infancy & Toddlerhood Part I 5 items
  6. Semester 01 Unit 04 - Physical Development in Infancy & Toddlerhood Part II 1 item
    1. Learning and the infant mind - Woodward, Amanda, Needham, Amy, Oxford University Press c2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

  7. Semester 01 Week 05 - Physical Development in Early Childhood Part I 3 items
    1. A toxic legacy - Jill Stark, The Sydney Morning Herald

      Webpage Essential

    2. BBC News - Over 28% of five-year-olds in Wales overweight

      Webpage Essential Within this article is a link to "The Child Measurement Programme for Wales" which is also included below.

    3. The Child Measurement Programme for Wales Report 2011/12 - Ciarán Humphreys

      Document Recommended If you wish, you can use this report for your professional research for this week.

  8. Semester 01 Week 06 - Physical Development in Early Childhood Part II 2 items
  9. Semester 01 Week 07 - Physical Development in Middle Childhood Part I 3 items
  10. Semester 01 Week 08 - Physical Development in Middle Childhood Part II 0 items
  11. Semester 01 Week 09 - Physical Development in Adolescence Part I 0 items
  12. Semester 01 Week 10 - Physical Development in Adolescence Part II 14 items
    1. Culture & Sexual Activity 2 items
      1. The Sexual Life of Savages (Aaron Swartz's Raw Thought) - Aaron Swartz

        Webpage Essential Although this comes from a blog, it provides an interesting insight into the culture of the Trobriand Islanders. There are also references to other readings.

      2. Get Married or Die Trying - somedayillbethere.com

        Webpage Further This reference is taken from a blog but provides some basic insights into the Egyptian culture.

    2. Homosexuality 11 items
      1. Homosexuality Identity Formation: - Vivienne C. Cass 24/04/1979

        Article Further

      2. Cass Model Revisited – A bisexual perspective | Bisexual and Living Fabulous

        Webpage Further An interesting personal perspective on Cass' identify model from a bisexual perspective.

      3. Homosexual Identity Formation - Larry Houstson

        Webpage Further This article provides alternatives to Cass' theory. It also argues that all identity theories are flawed. Some well-balanced arguments. Please note this article is part of the author's own website which has its own particular bias regarding homosexuality.

      4. Do Mothers Create Gay Sons In The Womb?

        Webpage Further This online critical response refutes some of the statements made in Bogaert's paper (Bogaert, A.F., & Hafer, C. (2009). Predicting the timing of coming out in gay and bisexual men from world beliefs, physical attractiveness, and childhood gender identity/role. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 39, 1991-2019. )

      5. BBC NEWS | Health | Womb environment 'makes men gay'

        Webpage Further Easy-to-read but a tad sensationalist. Links to Bogaert.

      6. Department of Psychology - Brock University

        Webpage Further This link will take you to Prof Bogaert's list of publications re: sexuality.

    3. Substance Abuse 1 item
  13. Semester 02 Week 01 - Emotional & Social Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood Part I 2 items
    1. Social Referencing 24 Aug 2012

      Audio-visual document Essential Youtube video showing an infant responding to facial cues from mother when faced with the 'visual cliff'.

    2. Do Infants Show Distinct Negative Facial Expressions for Fear and Anger? Emotional Expression in 11-Month-Old European American, Chinese, and Japanese Infants - Infancy - Volume 11, Issue 2 - Linda A. Camras ChiDev40 2007

      Article Recommended This link is available through the University Library. You will need your GUID and your Library barcode in order to access the document. You will also need a specific course password which can be found at the top of the Moodle page.

  14. Semester 02 Week 02 - Emotional & Social Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood Part II 2 items
    1. Harlow's Studies on Dependency in Monkeys 16 Dec 2010

      Audio-visual document Essential Original video about Harlow's Monkey Experiments.

    2. The Strange Situation - Mary Ainsworth - Mary Ainsworth 17 Jan 2009

      Audio-visual document Essential

  15. Semester 02 Week 03 - Emotional & Social Development in Early Childhood Part I 3 items
    1. Sympathy or Empathy - Dr Tony Alessandra - Tony Alessandra 5 Sep 2009

      Audio-visual document Recommended

  16. Semester 02 Week 04 - Emotional & Social Development in Early Childhood Part II 2 items
    1. Emotional Development 13/11/2012

      Audio-visual document Essential

  17. Semester 02 Week 05 - Emotional & Social Development in Middle Childhood Part I 2 items
    1. Respect For All : Anti-bullying Guidelines: Dumfries & Galloway - Dumfries & Galloway Council

      Webpage Recommended This link is helpful for your SBL this week.

  18. Semester 02 Week 06 - Emotional & Social Development in Middle Childhood Part II 2 items
  19. Semester 02 Week 07 - Emotional & Social Development in Adolescence Part I 2 items
  20. Semester 02 Week 08 - Emotional & Social Development in Adolescence Part II 0 items
  21. Semester 02 Week 09 - Emerging Adulthood 4 items