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  1. individual Differences in infancy

    Reliability, Stability, and Prediction

    Edited by John Colombo, Jeffrey Fagen

    The papers presented in this volume, written by active and well- known researchers, discuss experimental research that has validated the importance of infancy in individual development over the age continuum. In addition, a diverse overview section contains informative chapters on conceptual...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  2. Self Directedness

    Cause and Effects Throughout the Life Course

    Edited by Judith Rodin, Carmi Schooler, K. Warner Schaie

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    This book, the third in a series on the life course, has significance in today's world of research, professional practice, and public policy because it symbolizes the gradual reemergence of power in the social sciences. Focusing on "self-directedness and efficacy" over the life course, this text...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  3. Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Testing

    Edited by Roy Freedle

    This volume consists of a series of essays written by experts, most of whom participated in a conference conducted by the Educational Testing Service to explore how current fields of artificial intelligence might contribute to ETS's plans to automate one or more of its testing activities. The...

    Published June 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  4. Children's Language

    Volume 7

    Edited by Gina Conti-Ramsden, Catherine E. Snow

    Series: Children's Language Series

    This volume presents current research findings on vital issues in language development compiled by an international group of leading researchers. The data are drawn from studies of the acquisition of Swedish, Polish, Serbo-Croatian, Hungarian, Portuguese, Italian, and English. Themes emphasized in...

    Published June 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. Children's Strategies

    Contemporary Views of Cognitive Development

    Edited by David F. Bjorklund

    One of the issues central to both classic and contemporary theories of cognitive development is children's goal-directed behavior, which is typically investigated in terms of strategies. This book brings together in one volume the latest research and theory regarding the development of children's...

    Published May 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  6. Life-Span Devevelopment and Behavior

    Volume 10

    Edited by Paul B. Baltes, David L. Featherman, Richard M. Lerner

    Series: Life-Span Development and Behavior Series

    This serial publication continues to review life-span research and theory in the behavioral and social sciences, particularly work done by psychologists and sociologists conducting programmatic research on current problems and refining theoretical positions. Each volume introduces excellent...

    Published April 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. Reasoning, Necessity, and Logic

    Developmental Perspectives

    Edited by Willis F. Overton

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    A presentation of current work that systematically explores and articulates the nature, origin and development of reasoning, this volume's primary aim is to describe and examine contemporary theory and research findings on the topic of deductive reasoning. Many contributors believe concepts such as...

    Published March 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. Promoting Cognitive Growth Over the Life Span

    Edited by Milton Schwebel, Nancy S. Fagley, Charles A. Maher

    This book introduces special programs designed to enhance thinking and problem solving at the preschool, elementary, secondary, college, and graduate levels, as well as proven instructional methods to aid the elderly in retaining or regaining essential mental skills. The volume also considers...

    Published March 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  9. The Meanings of Menopause

    Historical, Medical, and Cultural Perspectives

    Edited by Ruth Formanek

    In this scholarly compilation of a major event in the life of every woman, editor Ruth Formanek has adopted an avowedly multidisciplinary mandate: to illuminate menopause as both an event and a stage of life by gathering together a variety of discipline-specific meanings and research perspectives.&...

    Published January 31st 1990 by Routledge

  10. The Emergence of A Discipline

    Rochester Symposium on Developmental Psychopathology, Volume 1

    Edited by Dante Cicchetti

    Series: Rochester Symposium on Developmental Psychopathology Series

    Compiled from papers presented at the Rochester Symposium on Developmental Psychopathology, this is the first book of its kind devoted to disseminating theory and research in the field of psychopathology. Contributions to this text are unified by their incorporation of developmental principles into...

    Published December 31st 1989 by Psychology Press