conception through childhood, adolescence, and adulthood to death

conception through childhood, adolescence, and adulthood to death

As you’ve learned, we divide the study of lifespan development into three broad categories: conception through childhood, adolescence, and adulthood to death. In this assignment, you will be looking at the first broad category, which is adulthood, and

As you’ve learned, we divide the study of lifespan development into three broad categories: conception through childhood, adolescence, and adulthood to death. In this assignment, you will be looking at the first broad category, which is adulthood, and applying your research to compare and contrast two of the lifespan theorists.

Later in this course, you will have this assignment again but applied to the other broad categories.

NOTE:

If you have taken this course previously or completed this capstone assignment in another course you can NOT resubmit your original paper. I do not allow recycled papers for this assignment.

I will evaluate your sources if the plagiarism report is over 20% for the written content not including references). Be sure to write in your own words and provide in-text citations and references in APA format.

Step One:

Please choose two theorists from the list below. You may select different theorists or keep these for the subsequent assignments.

Freud’s psychosexual stage theory
Erikson’s psychosocial stage theory
Kohlberg’s moral understanding stage theory
Piaget’s cognitive development stage theory
Bronfenbrenner’s ecological systems theory
Step Two:

Research your selected theorists. The embedded text in this course will help, and you may also use resources from the approved list of websites given to you in your syllabus:

Websites:          Here is an approved list of websites that you are allowed to use for research: .edu and .gov may also be used but be aware of student papers

www.apa.org
www.eric.ed.gov
www.plos.org
www.scholar.google.com (note that the actual source will still be something else listed in google scholar)
www.omicsonline.org
https://www.odessa.edu/current-students/Learning-Resources-Center-Library/Super-Search/index.html
Banned Websites:    Please do NOT use the following websites for any research paper or to fulfill the scholarly reference requirement. Points will be deducted if these sources are used. .net or .com should also never be used! These are NOT scholarly resources:

Simply psychology
About psychology
Wikipedia
Psychology Today
Psychologynotes
Spark Notes
Cliff Notes
Verywellmind
Paper Generators
Britannica
Webster
Step Three:

Use the template to write your paper. Be sure to include the exact headings provided as they clearly distinguish between the sections you discuss! You will need a title page as shown.

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