Welcome to the Companion Website!

Welcome to the companion website for Child Development, Second Edition, by Kevin Crowley. The resources on the site have been specifically designed to support your study.

On this website you will find

  • SAGE Journal Articles
  • Videos
  • Weblinks
  • Flashcards

All these resources are organised according to the related chapter in the textbook, so it’s easy to find what you’re looking for. Just click on links to the left.

About the book

Focusing on the earliest years (0–8), the new edition of this bestselling textbook continues to provide a comprehensive overview of the research, theory, and current practice in the field of child development.

The new edition is fully up to date with current policy and legislation and now includes:

  • New ‘Research Boxes’ in each chapter helping students link theory to practice
  • Increased coverage on children’s social and emotional development


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