n. a theoretical model of human development based on the interaction between genes and environment. Human development is a process, and there are changes which occur in this life span. There are also changes in the environment and these, too, can impact the individual.

BIOECOLOGICAL MODEL: "The new bioecological model now pays closer attention to the individual in relation to his or her immediate environment."
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