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Life Span Developmen

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cross-sequential research a research design that combines cross-sectionaland longitudinal research
scientific study of human development (blank)
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biosocial domain the part of human developement that includes physical growth and development as well as the family, community,and cultural factors that affect growth and development
cognitive domain the part of human development that includes all the mental processes through which the individual thinks, learns, and communcates, plus the institutions involved in learning and communicating
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butterfly effect the idea that a small action - such as the breeze caused by the butterfly's wings-may set off a series of powerful changes.
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