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...e was insane. Conversely, instead of destroying things like Ted, Alice Walker spent her days to fight for racism. She didn’t isolated herself. She got herself involved in society. Alice developed good social skill so it guided her cognitive development in a positive way. She knew how to use her knowledge to fight for the rights of herself and others. Later in life, Alice became a successful writer. To conclude, social interaction has a major impact on cognitive development of individual. After looking at the lives of Ted and Alice, I realize that studying life span development is important because I think that how I learn why I become of who I am today. The events that I have experienced in my lifetime will affect my development for the rest of my life.
Santrock, John W (2014). Essentials of Life Span Development (3rd edition). New York: McGraw-Hill.
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