This volume offers a comprehensive and conceptually integrated overview of the changing biological, psychological, and social/environmental influences on health and illness from the prenatal period through infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. Based on the premise that protective and risk factors vary with life stage, several chapters examine the development of major biological systems and the changing role of genetics and environment over time. In addition, they provide information on environmental influences ...

Life-span Perspectives on Health and Illness 1999, Psychology Press, Philadelphia

ISBN-13: 9780805827729


Life-Span Perspectives on Health and Illness 1998, Psychology Press, Mahwah, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780805827712