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Lifespan Development
What is lifespan development?
3 domains of lifespan development: phy…
3 domains of lifespan development: soc…
3 domains of lifespan development: cog…
Seeks to understand and explain changes in an individual. Fir…
Change in body size, proportions and appearance.... Function of…
Development of communication.... Know about other people.... Interp…
Attention.... Memory.... Imagination, creativity and representation…
What is lifespan development?
Seeks to understand and explain changes in an individual. Fir…
3 domains of lifespan development: phy…
Change in body size, proportions and appearance.... Function of…
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Lifespan Development
human developmemt
continuous development
discontinuous development
nature-nurture controversy
a field of study devoted to understanding constancy and chang…
a process of gradually augmenting the same types of skills th…
a process in which new and different ways of interpreting and…
inborn biological givens vs. complex forces of the physical a…
human developmemt
a field of study devoted to understanding constancy and chang…
continuous development
a process of gradually augmenting the same types of skills th…
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Lifespan Development
List the 3 characteristics of motor de…
Cognitive/Social Development
Motor Learning
Motor Control
(1) Continuous change in motor development... (2) Age-related (n…
A continuous change in social, physiological, and mental abil…
Relatively permanent gains in motor skill capability associat…
Neural, physical, and behavioral aspects of movement.
List the 3 characteristics of motor de…
(1) Continuous change in motor development... (2) Age-related (n…
Cognitive/Social Development
A continuous change in social, physiological, and mental abil…
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lifespan development
Genotype
Phenotype - define give an example wit…
chromosome definition
how many pairs of chromosomes does a p…
unobservable genetic inheritance, the actual gene - the allel…
the observable characteristic - ie eye colour, height, - in i…
contains the genetic information-structure in the nucleus (DNA)
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Genotype
unobservable genetic inheritance, the actual gene - the allel…
Phenotype - define give an example wit…
the observable characteristic - ie eye colour, height, - in i…
35 terms
Lifespan & Development
developmental psychology
assimilation
accomodation
sensorimotor stage
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing sch…
adapting our current understandings (schemas) to incorporate…
in Piaget's theory, the stage (from birth to about 2 years of…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
assimilation
interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing sch…
188 terms
Lifespan Development
What is lifespan development?
3 domains of lifespan development: phy…
3 domains of lifespan development: soc…
3 domains of lifespan development: cog…
Seeks to understand and explain changes in an individual. Fir…
Change in body size, proportions and appearance.... Function of…
Development of communication.... Know about other people.... Interp…
Attention.... Memory.... Imagination, creativity and representation…
What is lifespan development?
Seeks to understand and explain changes in an individual. Fir…
3 domains of lifespan development: phy…
Change in body size, proportions and appearance.... Function of…
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Lifespan Development
dimensions of functioning and disability
Factors
activity limitation
disability
1) Body Structure and Function... 2) Activities and Participation
1) Personal ... 2) Environmental
a less value-laden term to describe impairments and participa…
something that hinders or incapacitates
dimensions of functioning and disability
1) Body Structure and Function... 2) Activities and Participation
Factors
1) Personal ... 2) Environmental
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Lifespan Development
Classic Stage Theories
Incremental Models
Freud's theory of Psychosexual Stages
Freud's aspects of personality
Emphasize discontinuity, with periods of stability and rapid…
emphasize continuity, development as continuous incremental c…
Oral, Anal, Phallic, Latency, Genital. ... Need for fulfillment…
Id, ego, superego.
Classic Stage Theories
Emphasize discontinuity, with periods of stability and rapid…
Incremental Models
emphasize continuity, development as continuous incremental c…
Lifespan and Development
Synapse
Axon
Dendrites
Neuron
connection between one neurons axon terminal and another neur…
sends signals away from cell body
pick up signals from other neurons
cell that carries info across the body and within the brain
Synapse
connection between one neurons axon terminal and another neur…
Axon
sends signals away from cell body
Lifespan and Development
Zygote
embryo
zygote, embryo, fetus
placenta
fertilized egg
developing human 2 weeks thru 8th week
progression of a human organizism
cushion of cells that also screens out some substances that c…
Zygote
fertilized egg
embryo
developing human 2 weeks thru 8th week
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Lifespan and Development
Nature
Nurture
Developmental Psychology
Critical Period
Refers to all of the genes and hereditary factors that influe…
refers to all the environmental variables that impact who we…
psychologists study how people grow and change throughout the…
A stage or point in development during which a person is best…
Nature
Refers to all of the genes and hereditary factors that influe…
Nurture
refers to all the environmental variables that impact who we…
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Lifespan Development
Psychosexual development
Object Permanence
Aging and Intelligence
Maternal Employment
Freud's theory of personality development proposes five stage…
A capacity that develops in the sensorimotor stage and involv…
Fluid intelligence declines with increasing age, while crysta…
maternal employment has been linked to several benefits for c…
Psychosexual development
Freud's theory of personality development proposes five stage…
Object Permanence
A capacity that develops in the sensorimotor stage and involv…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 18
Definition: Activity Theory
Definition: Affect of Optimization
Definition: Aging in Place
Definition: Congregate Housing
A social theory of aging that states that declining rates of…
The ability to maximize positive emotion and dampen negative…
In late adulthood, remaining in a familiar setting where one…
Housing for the elderly that provides a vierty of support ser…
Definition: Activity Theory
A social theory of aging that states that declining rates of…
Definition: Affect of Optimization
The ability to maximize positive emotion and dampen negative…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 17
Definition: Functional Age
The Factors of: Life Expectancy
Definition: Average Life Expectancy
Factor: variation in life expectancy (…
actual competence and performance of an older adult, as disti…
- variations in life expectancy... - life expectancy in late ad…
The number of years an individual born in a particular year c…
Consistent group differences:... - varies by gender (women long…
Definition: Functional Age
actual competence and performance of an older adult, as disti…
The Factors of: Life Expectancy
- variations in life expectancy... - life expectancy in late ad…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 19
Definition: Advance Medical Directive
Definition: Agonal Phase
Definition: Anticipatory Grieving
Definition: Appropriate Death
A written statement of desired medical treatment should a per…
The phase of dying in which gasps and muscle spasms occur dur…
Before a prolonged, expected death, acknowledging and prepari…
A death that makes sense in terms of the individual's pattern…
Definition: Advance Medical Directive
A written statement of desired medical treatment should a per…
Definition: Agonal Phase
The phase of dying in which gasps and muscle spasms occur dur…
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Lifespan Development Chapter 8
nutrient-dense
body composition
overweight
malnutrition
Refers to foods that are rich in vitamins and minerals and co…
The proportion of body fat to lean mass(muscle bone, and wate…
A high amount of body fat in relation to lean body mass.
A chronic problem caused by a significant lack of nutrients w…
nutrient-dense
Refers to foods that are rich in vitamins and minerals and co…
body composition
The proportion of body fat to lean mass(muscle bone, and wate…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 15
Middle Adulthood
Definition: Presbyopia
Glaucoma
Vision Changes in Middle Adulthood
-Ages 40 to 65... -Contemporary view: midpoint, not end of life…
A condition in aging in which, around the age 60, the lens of…
a disease in which poor fluid drainage leads to a buildup of…
-Presbyopia... problems reading small print... bifocals if nearsigh…
Middle Adulthood
-Ages 40 to 65... -Contemporary view: midpoint, not end of life…
Definition: Presbyopia
A condition in aging in which, around the age 60, the lens of…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 13
Biological Aging, or Senescence
Biological Aging Begins in Early Adul…
Theories of Biological Aging: DNA-Cell…
Theories of Biological Aging: Organ/Ti…
1. Influences... genetic... lifestyle... environment... historical period…
Whole organism ... System level ... Cell level ... DNA level
2 types of explanations, evidence for both:... - programmed eff…
cross-linkage theory... gradual failure of endocrine system... decl…
Biological Aging, or Senescence
1. Influences... genetic... lifestyle... environment... historical period…
Biological Aging Begins in Early Adul…
Whole organism ... System level ... Cell level ... DNA level
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 16
Definition: Generativity vs Stagnation
Factors: Generativity versus Stagnation
Aging, Generativity, and Self-Percept…
Levinson's Middle Adulthood Season
Erikson's psychological conflict of midlife. Generativity inv…
1. Generativity... reaching out to others in ways that give to a…
In a longitudinal study of over 300 college-educated women, s…
Midlife transition (40-45)... -sense of time running out in life…
Definition: Generativity vs Stagnation
Erikson's psychological conflict of midlife. Generativity inv…
Factors: Generativity versus Stagnation
1. Generativity... reaching out to others in ways that give to a…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 14
Definition: Emerging Adulthood
Factors: Emerging Adulthood
Dual-Cycle Model in Early College Years
Emerging Adulthood and Cultural Change…
A new transitional period of development, extending from the…
-Multidimensional, multidirectional... -Gradual transition from…
-Cycle between making and evaluating commitments... -In-depth ex…
-Rapid cultural change offers new challenges.... -Entry-level jo…
Definition: Emerging Adulthood
A new transitional period of development, extending from the…
Factors: Emerging Adulthood
-Multidimensional, multidirectional... -Gradual transition from…
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Lifespan Development - Chapter 12
Definition: Acculturative Stress
Definition: Autonomy
Definition: Bicultural Identity
Definition: Clique
Psychological distress resulting from conflict between an ind…
At adolescence, a sense of oneself as a separate, self govern…
The identity constructed by individuals who explore and adopt…
A group of about five to seven members who are good friends a…
Definition: Acculturative Stress
Psychological distress resulting from conflict between an ind…
Definition: Autonomy
At adolescence, a sense of oneself as a separate, self govern…
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Lifespan Development
Continuity in development
Stages in development
Longitudinal studies
Cross-sectional studies
The idea that development is a continual process.
The idea that the development process happens through stages,…
A type of research in which the same people are studied over…
A method of research that looks at different age groups at th…
Continuity in development
The idea that development is a continual process.
Stages in development
The idea that the development process happens through stages,…
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Lifespan & Development
developmental psychology
assimilation
accomodation
sensorimotor stage
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing sch…
adapting our current understandings (schemas) to incorporate…
in Piaget's theory, the stage (from birth to about 2 years of…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
assimilation
interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing sch…
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Lifespan Development
Developmental Cognitve Neuroscience
Ethology
Sensitive period
Critical period
Psychology, biology,medicine & Neuro study relationship betwe…
Adaptation/survival of value of behavior & its evolutionary h…
Optimal time for certain capacities to emerge & especially re…
Limited time span where individual is prepared to acquire beh…
Developmental Cognitve Neuroscience
Psychology, biology,medicine & Neuro study relationship betwe…
Ethology
Adaptation/survival of value of behavior & its evolutionary h…
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Lifespan Development Psychology Final
Critiques in Erikson's Theory
Ginzberg's Theory
Ginzberg's Optimization
Holland's Career Thoery
- very American/ Western focused... - Centered around the norm o…
Career Development... -Fantasy (childhood; playful acts mimickin…
Career consideration limited to adolescent and early adulthoo…
1. 6 personality types: Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, S…
Critiques in Erikson's Theory
- very American/ Western focused... - Centered around the norm o…
Ginzberg's Theory
Career Development... -Fantasy (childhood; playful acts mimickin…
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Lifespan Development
Developmet
Nature vs nurture
The maximum lifespan of humans
Dr. Tepper Harmon believes that lifesp…
The pattern of change that begins at conception and continues…
Debate about whether development is primarily influenced by n…
Has not changed since the beginning of recorded history
Multidimensional
Developmet
The pattern of change that begins at conception and continues…
Nature vs nurture
Debate about whether development is primarily influenced by n…
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Lifespan development
Infancy Erikson
Preschool 3 years
Preschool Erikson 3-6
Trust vs mistrust
Piaget preoperational stage
Initiative versus guilt stage
Infancy Erikson
Trust vs mistrust
Preschool 3 years
Piaget preoperational stage
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Lifespan Development
sperm
egg
down syndrome
Case study method
male reproductive cell
female reproductive cell
caused by a chromosome error
published report about a person, group, situation that has be…
sperm
male reproductive cell
egg
female reproductive cell
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Chapter 4 Lifespan Development
lifespan development
infancy
childhood
adolescence
age related changes from birth to death
birth to 2 years
2 - 10 years
10/12 to 20/24 years old
lifespan development
age related changes from birth to death
infancy
birth to 2 years
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Lifespan Development
Characteristics of attachment (is it a…
Secure Attachment
Insecure Resistant attachment
Insecure Avoidant Attachment
Special relationship the infant forms with a caregiver. Close…
Caregiver is consistent and responsive: attends, interprets,…
Caregiver is inconsistent to responding to signals... is not in…
Caregiver often distances from emotional displays, distracts…
Characteristics of attachment (is it a…
Special relationship the infant forms with a caregiver. Close…
Secure Attachment
Caregiver is consistent and responsive: attends, interprets,…
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Lifespan Development
Four Goals of Developmental Psych
Developmental Psych
Lifespan Development
Periods of Lifespan
Describe, Predict, Explain, Modify
focus on infancy and childhood
branch that studies physical, cognitive, social change throug…
prenatal, infancy, early childhood, middle, adolescence, youn…
Four Goals of Developmental Psych
Describe, Predict, Explain, Modify
Developmental Psych
focus on infancy and childhood
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Lifespan Development
Physical development
Cognitive development
Psychosocial development
Normative age-graded influence
Growth of body and brain, including patterns of change in sen…
Pattern of change in mental abilities, such as learning, atte…
Pattern of change in emotions, personality, and social relati…
Timing of events is fairly predictable within a normal range.…
Physical development
Growth of body and brain, including patterns of change in sen…
Cognitive development
Pattern of change in mental abilities, such as learning, atte…
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Lifespan development
Human development
Multidirectional
Critical period
Sensitive period
Seeks to understand how and why people of all ages or circums…
Continuous or stage like
Particular type of developmental growth must happen if it is…
Most likely to happen or happens most easily.
Human development
Seeks to understand how and why people of all ages or circums…
Multidirectional
Continuous or stage like
Lifespan Development
How do we really learn/remember?
What is Rote Memorization?
What is lifespan development?
What are the six themes in lifespan de…
Space it out ... Mix it up with different classes and mixing the…
Rote Memorization is remembering the exact words instead of t…
the many ways in which we change or stay the same throughout…
Nature/Nurture... Continuity/discontinuity ... Individuals as act…
How do we really learn/remember?
Space it out ... Mix it up with different classes and mixing the…
What is Rote Memorization?
Rote Memorization is remembering the exact words instead of t…
9 terms
Lifespan Development
experiment
correlational research
longitudinal research
cross-sectional
a process in which an investigator devises two different expe…
research that seeks to identify whether an association or rel…
research in which the behavior of one or more participants in…
research in which people of different ages are compared at th…
experiment
a process in which an investigator devises two different expe…
correlational research
research that seeks to identify whether an association or rel…
31 terms
Lifespan development
Development
Life stages
Growth
Growth eg:
It involves acquiring new skills and capabilities.
A number of district phases people pass through during there…
Is a change in size or weight and is easy to measure.
Growing from 8.2lbs to 10lbs
Development
It involves acquiring new skills and capabilities.
Life stages
A number of district phases people pass through during there…
49 terms
Lifespan Development
what are Genotype?
What are Phenotype?
what is the close match genotype and p…
what is the Germinal period during par…
• Genotype- the specific genetic information a person inherit…
• Phenotype- the physical and behavioral traits an individual…
• If you inherit the gene for blue eyes, you have blue eyes.…
o First two weeks post conception ... o 8-10 after conception, j…
what are Genotype?
• Genotype- the specific genetic information a person inherit…
What are Phenotype?
• Phenotype- the physical and behavioral traits an individual…
18 terms
lifespan development
male productive cell
zygote
ovulation
benefits of breast feeding
sperm
fertilized egg
it is the period you can conceive and get pregnant
it gives the child natural naturel nutriants
male productive cell
sperm
zygote
fertilized egg
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Lifespan development
1. Which of the following is considere…
2. As a nurse, Joan sometimes encounte…
3. According to class lectures, late a…
4. Jennie has no sympathy for people w…
c) exploring intimate relationships
b) middle adulthood
c) 60
a) generativity versus stagnation
1. Which of the following is considere…
c) exploring intimate relationships
2. As a nurse, Joan sometimes encounte…
b) middle adulthood
23 terms
Lifespan development
Typical behavior
Caregiver
Stimulation
Heredity
A way of acting or respoding that is common at each stage of…
A person who takes care of a child
Any activity that arouses a baby's sense of sight, sound, tou…
The biological transfer of certain characteristics from earli…
Typical behavior
A way of acting or respoding that is common at each stage of…
Caregiver
A person who takes care of a child
89 terms
Lifespan Development
What is Lifespan Development?
Why do we study Lifespan Development?
Name the periods of a lifespan
What are the 3 Domains of Development
Field of study that explores the patterns of stability, conti…
1.It gives us realistic expectations about infants, children,…
1.Prenatal- conception to birth... 2. Infancy - birth to 2 years…
physical - catching a ball... cognitive - ... psychosocial
What is Lifespan Development?
Field of study that explores the patterns of stability, conti…
Why do we study Lifespan Development?
1.It gives us realistic expectations about infants, children,…
46 terms
Lifespan Development
Infant 0-18months
Toddler 18months - 3 years
3-6 years
6-12 years
develops a sense of trust if caretakers are reliable. ... Trust…
Develops a sense of pride in self control if caregivers set l…
learns to initiate actions and relationships through explorat…
learns the rules and standards of schools and society. Develo…
Infant 0-18months
develops a sense of trust if caretakers are reliable. ... Trust…
Toddler 18months - 3 years
Develops a sense of pride in self control if caregivers set l…
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Lifespan development
Life span development
A uniting view of life span developmen…
Questions asked by life span developme…
Life span developmentalists tend to sp…
the field of study that examines patterns of growth, change a…
that development continues throughout the life span.
in which areas, in what periods of life do people show change…
a topic and an age range.
Life span development
the field of study that examines patterns of growth, change a…
A uniting view of life span developmen…
that development continues throughout the life span.
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An Introduction to Lifespan Development
human development
physical development
gross-motor development
fine-motor development
A gradual process through which humans change from birth to a…
The changes in size, body composition, chemical make-up, and…
Physical tasks involving large muscle movements such as crawl…
Physical tasks involving small muscle movements such as cutti…
human development
A gradual process through which humans change from birth to a…
physical development
The changes in size, body composition, chemical make-up, and…
82 terms
Lifespan and Development
Developmental psychology
3 domains of psychology?
Biological domain of psychology
Cognitive domain of psychology
the study of how and why people change or stay the same
Biological, cognitive, psychosocial
the physical growth and change one undergoes throughout their…
Mental development, memory, learning, morals and the outside…
Developmental psychology
the study of how and why people change or stay the same
3 domains of psychology?
Biological, cognitive, psychosocial
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Lifespan Development
Psychodynamic Theory- Freud.
Psychosocial Theory- Erikson.
Behavioral Approaches- Watson and Skin…
operant conditioning
Theory stating that behavior throughout life is motivated by…
Theory that encompasses changes in our interactions with and…
Perspective stating that development can be understood throug…
A form of learning in which voluntary response is strengthene…
Psychodynamic Theory- Freud.
Theory stating that behavior throughout life is motivated by…
Psychosocial Theory- Erikson.
Theory that encompasses changes in our interactions with and…
76 terms
Lifespan development
Who suggested that children were innat…
What do John Watson's behaviorism and…
Tubula Rosa
What is psychoanalytic theory and who…
Jean Jacques Rousseau
Behaviorism-view that science must study observable behavior…
Children come into the world with what is called a blank tabl…
Children and adults are caught in conflict: Sigmund Freud
Who suggested that children were innat…
Jean Jacques Rousseau
What do John Watson's behaviorism and…
Behaviorism-view that science must study observable behavior…
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Lifespan Development
Prenatal
Infancy
Early Childhood
Middle childhood
Conception to birth
Birth to 18 months
18 months to 6 years
6-12 years
Prenatal
Conception to birth
Infancy
Birth to 18 months
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Lifespan development
developmental psychology
heredity
DNA
chromosomes
the study of progressive changes in behavior and abilities fr…
the transmission of physical and psychological characteristic…
a molecular structure that contains coded genetic information
thread-like "colored bodies" in the nucleus of each cell that…
developmental psychology
the study of progressive changes in behavior and abilities fr…
heredity
the transmission of physical and psychological characteristic…
99 terms
Lifespan development
Lifespan development
Stages of lifespan development
Infancy (0-2)
Childhood (2-10)
age-related changes that occur from birth, throughout a perso…
- Infancy (0-2)... - Childhood (2-10)... - Adolescence (10-20)... - Ea…
- dependent on adults for most things (s)... - language acquisit…
- growth, bone and muscles strengthen (p)... - basic skills of r…
Lifespan development
age-related changes that occur from birth, throughout a perso…
Stages of lifespan development
- Infancy (0-2)... - Childhood (2-10)... - Adolescence (10-20)... - Ea…
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