In this unit, you are learning moreabout human development and different influences. In this DiscussionBoard, take a closer look at a period of development that you findparticularly important. We can all probably agree that no stage of humandevelopment is unimportant, but some impact us more based on periods ofintense change or particular states of vulnerability.Choose a period of developmentthat is significant to you in some way (prenatal, infancy, earlychildhood, middle childhood, adolescence, or adulthood).Describe what is going on duringthis time psychologically, socially, and culturally. Consider conceptssuch as attachment theory, parenting style, gender development, andcognitive development to further your discussion. Explain why this period of development is significant to you with regards to how it affects the way a person thinks and behaves.