Fundamentals Of Child Psychology
Fundamentals of Child Psychology deals with the formative period of a man's personality and his childhood. By knowing the why of what he sees, a child acquires some proficiency at discerning orderly sequences of events and predicting the future from the present. So understanding a child's psychology is important for understanding a man's behaviour. The book discusses all the important aspects and stages of child psychology. The different factors forming his personality, the complexities that a child acquires in the process of growing up and the role of heredity and environment in his mental make up. It also discusses the issues of child health. Thus this book is a comprehensive discussion of all the major aspects of child psychology.
DR DEEPESH CHANDRA PRASAD
Dr. Deepesh Chandra Prasad did his PhD in Psychology from Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar in 2001. He started his career in the field of Psychology and Social Psychology and serve three years in National Institute of Visually Handicapped, Dehradun as a Research Associate but now he is working in the department of Adult Education, Gurukul Kangri University, and Haridwar as Research Associate from 2005. He has contributed more than 15 research papers to various journals in India and abroad. He has to his credit one competition and three text books entitled, UGC NET/JRF/SLET-Psychology (Paper-III) , Adhunik Sampurna Manovigyan, Applied Educational Psychology and Mental health and Diabetics, which are widely used by the students of B.A, M.A, B,eD, UGC-NET/JRF/SLET examinations and other competitive examination. To facilitate the people of district Haridwar and betterment of psychology, he is working as Secretary in Prasad Psychological Testing, Counseling and study Centre under the auspicious of ABHIPRERANA FOUNDATION (Regd.) recognized by Govt. of Uttrakahnd.
Praface xi 1. Mathedos for Studying Behaviour of Childhood 1 2. Fundamental of Child Psychology 35 3. Child as an Individual 43 4 Basic Instinct Temperaments 55 5. Growth Development and Maturation 97 6. Heredity and Environment 151 7. Learning and Motivation 179 8. Intellectual Growth 201 9 Personality Integration and Adjustment during Childhood 217 10. Sociological Influences of Child’s Behaviour 265 11. Dilatory and Precocious Children 301 12. Physiological Considerations 317 13. Nutritional Values 331 14. Child Health 345 15. Adolescent’s Behaviour and Problems 359 Bibliography 387 Index 391