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  1. The Wave Theory of Difference and Similarity

    By Stephen W. Link

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Two experimental procedures have prompted the empirical development of psychophysical models: those that measure response frequency, often referred to as response probability; and those that measure response time, sometimes referred to as reaction time. The history of psychophysics is filled with...

    Published January 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  2. The Mind's Staircase

    Exploring the Conceptual Underpinnings of Children's Thought and Knowledge

    By Robbie Case

    Edited by Robbie Case, Robbie Case

    The shortcomings of Piaget's theory of intellectual development are well-known. Less clear is what sort of theory should be devised to replace it. This volume describes the current "main contenders," including neo-Piagetian, neo-connectionist, neo-innatist and sociocultural models. Its contributors...

    Published January 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. Conceptual Issues in Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Elizabeth R. Valentine

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 5th 1991 by Routledge

  4. Moral Maturity

    Measuring the Development of Sociomoral Reflection

    By John C. Gibbs, Karen S. Basinger, Dick Fuller, Richard L. Fuller

    The traditional production measure of moral judgment has been the Moral Judgment Interview (MJI), which uses hypothetical moral dilemmas to elicit moral judgment. However, the MJI dilemmas have been criticized as artificial and may not be entirely appropriate for children, certain cultures, and...

    Published December 1st 1991 by Routledge

  5. Theoretical Issues in Language Acquisition

    Continuity and Change in Development

    Edited by Juergen Weissenborn, Helen Goodluck, Thomas Roeper

    In recent linguistic theory, there has been an explosion of detailed studies of language variation. This volume applies such recent analyses to the study of child language, developing new approaches to change and variation in child grammars and revealing both early knowledge in several areas of...

    Published December 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  6. Aging, Health Behaviors, and Health Outcomes

    Edited by K. Warner Schaie, Dan Blazer, James S. House, James A. House

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    This volume is the fourth in a series designed to facilitate inter-disciplinary communication between scientists concerned with the description of societal phenomena and those investigating adult development. As such, it contains a compilation of papers presented at an annual conference held at the...

    Published December 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  7. Private Speech

    From Social Interaction To Self-regulation

    Edited by Rafael M. Diaz, Laura E. Berk, Rafael Diaz

    Since the publication of Vygotsky’s Thought and Language in the United States, a number of North American and European investigators have conducted systematic observations of children’s spontaneous private speech, giving substantial support to Vygotsky’s major hypotheses —...

    Published December 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  8. Stress and Coping in Infancy and Childhood

    Edited by Tiffany M. Field, Philip Mccabe, Neil Schneiderman

    Series: Stress and Coping Series

    The fourth volume based on the annual University of Miami symposia on stress and coping, this new addition to the series is the first to focus on developmental and clinical stressors during infancy and childhood. While developmental stressors such as early separation and stranger anxiety, novelty...

    Published December 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  9. Developmental Behavioral Neuroscience

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 24

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, Charles A. Nelson

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    This volume provides an introduction to current research on the relation between brain development and the development of cognitive, linguistic, motor, and emotional behavior. At least two audiences will benefit from this book: psychologists interested in brain development, and neuroscientists...

    Published December 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. Dyslexia and Mathematics

    Edited by Elaine Miles, Tim Miles

    Dyslexia is seen primarily as a limitation in the ability to deal with symbolic material. As far as the symbols of mathematics are concerned, therefore, special teaching techniques are needed, just as they are for the teaching of reading and spelling.The book contains a wealth of material on...

    Published November 7th 1991 by Routledge