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  1. Phonological Skills and Learning to Read

    By Peter Bryant, Usha Goswami

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    This book sets out to integrate recent exciting research on the precursors of reading and early reading strategies adopted by children in the classroom. It aims to develop a theory about why early phonological skills are crucial in learning to read, and shows how phonological knowledge about rhymes...

    Published December 25th 1990 by Psychology Press

  2. Cognitive Gerontology

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Lars Backman, Patrick Rabbitt

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    This Special Issue includes reviews of crucial issues in current Cognitive Gerontology, and accounts of recent empirical work. Susan Kemper, Shannon Rash, Donna Kynette and Suzanne Norman describe the structure of Adult Narratives, Jerker Rönnberg describes research on Cognitive and Communicative...

    Published December 25th 1990 by Psychology Press

  3. Self Processes and Development

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 23

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, L. Alan Sroufe

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    The study of the self--and the processes associated with the self--are at the cutting edge of research on social and personality development. This volume brings together researchers from diverse theoretical perspectives to address a wide variety of issues associated with self processes including...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  4. Development According to Parents

    By W. Andrews Collins, Jacqueline J. Goodnow

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    To their everyday life with children, parents bring a number of ideas about development and about parenting. Some of these ideas are about their own children and about themselves as parents. Others are more general: ideas, for instance, about what babies are like, how children change with age, what...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. The Communicative Competence of Young Children

    A Modular Approach

    By Susan H. Foster

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    How children first acquire language is one of the central issues in linguistics. This book draws on a wide range of research, including work in developmental psychology, anthropology and sociology, to explore the processes behind child language acquisition to the preschool period....

    Published November 12th 1990 by Routledge

  6. Constructivist Perspectives on Developmental Psychopathology and Atypical Development

    Edited by Daniel P. Keating, Hugh Rosen

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    This volume is the result of a symposium titled "Constructivist Approaches to Atypical Development and Developmental Psychopathology." What emerges from the work included here is a record of innovative extensions, refinements, and applications of the concept of constructivism. The chapters not only...

    Published November 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. Educational Values and Cognitive Instruction

    Implications for Reform

    Edited by Lorna Idol, Beau Fly Jones

    This volume is a comprehensive guide to state-of-the-art research on thinking, cognitive instruction, social values, and reform. Cognitive instruction for at-risk students is discussed in great detail along with a thorough examination of the teaching of thinking skills from the viewpoint of...

    Published October 1st 1990 by Routledge

  8. Culture and Cognitive Development

    Studies in Mathematical Understanding

    By Geoffrey B. Saxe

    Researchers examining children's mathematics acquisition are now questioning the belief that children learn mathematics principally through formalized, in-school mathematics education. There is increasing evidence that children gain mathematical understanding through their participation in...

    Published October 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  9. Child and Adolescent Disorders

    Developmental and Health Psychology Perspectives

    Edited by Sam B. Morgan, Theresa M. Okwumabua, Sam Morgan

    This book offers empirically based approaches to assessment, treatment, and prevention of certain childhood disorders encountered by psychologists and other practitioners in child clinical and pediatric psychology settings. In so doing, it views disorders from a developmental and health psychology...

    Published October 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  10. Pubertal Maturation in Female Development

    By H†kan Stattin, David Magnusson, Hakan Stattin

    Series: Paths Through Life Series

    Research on physical maturity has demonstrated conclusively that the assumption of an age-homogenous development does not always hold true. This volume presents a biosocial model focusing on the role of individual differences in biological maturation to be used as a framework for empirical studies...

    Published October 1st 1990 by Psychology Press