Theories of Developmental Psychology 6th edition:
It sounds like “Theories of Developmental Psychology” by Patricia H. Miller is a comprehensive guide to the major theoretical schools of child development. The book covers concepts such as Piaget’s Cognitive-Stage Theory, the Neo-Piagetians, Freud’s and Erikson’s Psychoanalytic Theories, and more. The author, Dr. Miller, is a psychology professor at San Francisco State University with a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. Her research focuses on children’s cognitive development, including executive function, metacognition, memory, attention, social cognitive development, philosophy of mind, and gender in particular. The book is fully updated in its new edition and includes a new focus on biological theories of development.