The contemporary scientific study of human development is characterized by a commitment to the understanding of the dynamic relationships between the. Making Human Beings Human: Bioecological Perspectives on Human Development. The SAGE Program on Applied Developmental Science. This book provides the culminating work and statement by a towering figure in the field of human development, a statement that will help to shape the future of.

Author: Maunos Nikorisar
Country: Papua New Guinea
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 5 October 2007
Pages: 37
PDF File Size: 17.75 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.87 Mb
ISBN: 454-4-40760-868-3
Downloads: 49583
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Megrel

The majority of the twenty-three retrospective articles were written by Bronfenbrenner, while some were written with hhuman in his own or related fields, over the course of six decades.

Making Human Beings Human: Bioecological Perspectives on Human Development

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Hardcoverpages.

It is an invaluable resource for every developmental psychologist, educator, and public policy individual involved with families and education. Marisa rated it it was amazing Oct 18, Perderders rated it liked it Feb 12, A Future Perspective What makes human beings human, therefore, is both the potential to shape their world in intricate physical, social, technological, and cultural ways and the possibility that these actions will nurture positive development.


No eBook available Amazon. Ann Hollon rated it it hukan amazing Jun 14, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Making Human Beings Human: Bioecological Perspectives on Human Development by Urie Bronfenbrenner

Andy Stoker humman it it was amazing Feb 12, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. His research is quite interesting: His publications have been extensive and far-reaching.

After service in the Armed Forces and a brief period at the University of Michigan, he returned to Cornell University for a long productive life of research and teaching, as well as assisting with the raising of his six children. As a co-founder of perspectivse Head Start program, Bronfenbrenner has played a major role in shaping many educational and public policies; therefore the book emphasizes social context within the bioecological theory.

Since his retirement inhe has continued to research, to beinngs, to teach, and to travel extensively. The book is rich in cultural and historical comparisons, and the concepts of the bioecological model and the ecology of human development represent a unique contribution to the field of developmental psychology. Making human beings human: Hamilton and Stephen J.

Building upon years of distinguished teaching and research at Cornell, the author skillfully weaves each developnent of his story together, highlighting the puzzles and fresh insights that enhance understanding. Megan rated it it was amazing Aug 16, Account Options Sign in. SAGE- Psychology – pages.


Bridget rated it it was amazing Jul 06, Published July 1st by Sage Publications, Inc first published Making Human Beings Human is a landmark collection that traces and summarizes Urie Bronfenbrenner’s thoughts on the bioecological theory of human development and recommends avenues for future research. Paul rated it liked it May 14, Lists with This Book.

Niall rated it liked it Jul 25, Making Human Beings Human is a culminating work by a prominent figure in the field of human development and will help to shape the future of the field. Ceci of Cornell University. Elder, University of North Carolina “This volume is a remarkable compilation of several critical writings of one of the most influential developmental psychologists of the 20th, and now 21st, century.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia.