Life Span Development. Developmental Psychology— The study of age-related changes in behavior and mental processes from conception to death. Major Issues. Nature vs. Nurture Maturation—development governed by automatic, genetically predetermined signals
Life Span Development
Developmental Psychology—The study of age-related changes in behavior and mental processes from conception to death.
Gives information about age differences
Typically larger sample
Gives information about age changes
More in-depth information per participant