Human span and development

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Nature influence
How tall we grow and our body shape and weight are influenced by the genes from our parents
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Nuture influence
The effects of the environment we live in
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Growth
The changes in size and mass of the infant
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Development
The new skills and capabilities an infant acquires
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Bond
Grow closer and develop emotional ties
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Attachment
The bonding process between an infant or child and it's carer. Attachment is achieved through close contact over a period of time
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Egocentrism
Seeing things from only your viewpoint
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Modelling
Demonstrating behaviour for others to copy
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Puberty
A period of physical change caused by hormonal changes in the body
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Abstract thinking
The ability to think about something that might not be there or even exist
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Peer group
The influence of people similar in many ways to the individual concerned for example of the same sex or class
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Physically maturity
Having reached the peak of physical capabilities
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Cohabit
Live together
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Ageing process
The biological change that take place over time to the human body affecting its structure and functioning
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Mid life crisis
A dramatic period of self doubt caused by the passing of youth and the move into later adulthood
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Menopause
The natural and permanent stopping of menstruation (period) occurring usually between the age 45 and 55
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Manual work
Work that requires the use of physical skills
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Non manual work
Work that depends primarily on mental skills
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Wealth
Being rich and having a plentiful supply of goods and money
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Income
Money earned over a given period time
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Poverty
Despite benefits having insufficient money to afford essential to live
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Self image
How you see yourself
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Self esteem
How you value yourself
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Self concept
A combination of self image and self esteem
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Socialise
Bring into society train or guide to be part of a social group
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Peer group pressure
the influence of social group you belong to
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The effects of the environment we live in

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Nuture influence

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The changes in size and mass of the infant

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The new skills and capabilities an infant acquires

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Grow closer and develop emotional ties

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