Offers a multidisciplinary, multicultural look at a vast array of disability issues. More than 500 international scholars have contributed entries that span the globe and the centuries, from the Pleistocene era to the present. Among these entries are 200-plus biographies covering people of all regions and eras (e.g., Aesop, FDR).
The field of human development focuses on the growth and development of the human being, including physical, social, psychological, and emotional development from conception through death. Under the broad umbrella of the term human development are found countless topics, many of which are explored in this encyclopedia.
Want to Further Explore Your Topic? Create a Mind Map!