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Descriptor in English: Psychology, Developmental
Descriptor in Spanish: Psicología del Desarrollo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Psicologia do Desenvolvimento
Descriptor in French: Psychologie du développement
Entry term(s): Developmental Psychology
Tree number(s): F04.096.628.270
Scope note: Field of study concerned with age-related changes in BEHAVIOR that occur in human beings over the course of life, from birth to death. It includes all aspects of human growth, including emotional, intellectual, social, perceptual and personality development.
Annotation: use for the specialty only
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2015
See also the descriptors: Human Development MeSH
Psychology, Adolescent MeSH
Psychology, Child MeSH
DeCS UI: 55715
Descriptor UI: D066233
Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Psychology, Developmental - Preferred
Concept UI M0593266
Scope note Field of study concerned with age-related changes in BEHAVIOR that occur in human beings over the course of life, from birth to death. It includes all aspects of human growth, including emotional, intellectual, social, perceptual and personality development.
Preferred term Psychology, Developmental
Entry term(s) Developmental Psychology



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