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  1. Language Development In Exceptional Circumstances

    Edited by Dorothy Bishop, K. Mogford

    Ever since attempts were made to describe and explain normal language development, references to exceptional circumstances have been made. Variations in the conditions under which language is acquired can be regarded as natural experiments, which would not be feasible or ethical under normal...

    Published March 2nd 1993 by Psychology Press

  2. Participatory Design

    Principles and Practices

    Edited by Douglas Schuler, Aki Namioka

    The voices in this collection are primarily those of researchers and developers concerned with bringing knowledge of technological possibilities to bear on informed and effective system design. Their efforts are distinguished from many previous writings on system development by their central and...

    Published March 1st 1993 by CRC Press

  3. Children With Handicaps

    A Review of Behavioral Research

    By Gershon Berkson

    Psychological research on children with mental and physical handicaps began two hundred years ago. Its major development awaited the maturation of psychology as an empirical science and of social movements for child welfare and education. This book is a record of the research accomplished in the...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Routledge

  4. Divorce in Psychosocial Perspective

    Theory and Research

    By Joseph Guttmann

    Many books deal with divorce and its aftermath -- some deal with the impact of divorce on children and families, others with the legal or sociological aspects of divorce, and a few focus on divorced mothers and fathers. Most of these books are characterized by their practical orientation toward the...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  5. Readings for Strategies and Tactics of Behavioral Research

    2nd Edition

    By J. M. Johnston, H. S. Pennypacker, James M. Johnston, Henry S. Pennypacker

    The readings featured in this volume are compiled from the authors' previously published papers and chapters, as well as newly written materials. At a more advanced level, the readings address certain specialized topics. However, these readings are thematically consistent with the chapters in the...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  6. Affect and Creativity

    the Role of Affect and Play in the Creative Process

    By Sandra Walker Russ

    Series: Personality Assessment Series

    Much work has been done on cognitive processes and creativity, but there is another half to the picture of creativity -- the affect half. This book addresses that other half by synthesizing the information that exists about affect and creativity and presenting a new model of the role of affect in...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Routledge

  7. Caregiving Systems

    Informal and Formal Helpers

    Edited by Steven H. Zarit, Leonard I. Pearlin, K. Warner Schaie

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    Caregiving has emerged as a critical issue in the second half of the life cycle. With the growth of the older population, there have been dramatic increases in the number of people needing care and assistance. The responsibility for care typically falls on families at a time when they have limited...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  8. Parental Development

    Edited by Jack Demick, Krisanne Bursik, Rosemarie DiBiase

    This volume seeks to identify and define the parameters of a relatively new problem area -- parental development. Drawing on the grand developmental theories of Sigmund Freud, Lawrence Kohlberg, Jean Piaget, Lev Vygotsky, Heinz Werner, and their descendants, this book has the potential to generate...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  9. Children's Understanding

    The Development of Mental Models

    By Graeme S. Halford

    This work argues that cognitive development is experience driven, and processes entailed in acquiring information about the world are analyzed based on recent models of learning and induction. The way information is represented and accessed when performing cognitive tasks is considered paying...

    Published March 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  10. Construction Versus Choice in Cognitive Measurement

    Issues in Constructed Response, Performance Testing, and Portfolio Assessment

    Edited by William C. Ward, Randy Elliot Bennett

    This book brings together psychometric, cognitive science, policy, and content domain perspectives on new approaches to educational assessment -- in particular, constructed response, performance testing, and portfolio assessment. These new assessment approaches -- a full range of alternatives to...

    Published February 1st 1993 by Routledge