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  1. Directors of Development

    Influences on the Development of Children's Thinking

    Edited by Lynn Okagaki, Robert J. Sternberg

    Generally speaking, books on cognitive development either focus on internal mechanisms without giving much attention or credence to the external world, or emphasize a contextual approach without considering genetic and other biological factors. This unique volume considers influences from within...

    Published July 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  2. Visions of Aesthetics, the Environment & Development

    the Legacy of Joachim F. Wohlwill

    Edited by Roger M. Downs, Lynn S. Liben, David S. Palermo

    Series: Penn State Series on Child and Adolescent Development

    Derived from a conference honoring the legacy of Joachim Wohlwill, this volume is designed to reflect as many facets of the late scholar's wide-ranging work as possible. As its title indicates, the book identifies three broad areas in which Wohlwill made significant contributions: art and...

    Published July 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  3. Lexical Acquisition

    Exploiting On-line Resources To Build A Lexicon

    Edited by Uri Zernik

    On-line information -- and free text in particular -- has emerged as a major, yet unexploited, resource available in raw form. Available, but not accessible. The lexicon provides the major key for enabling accessibility to on-line text. The expert contributors to this book explore the range of...

    Published July 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Intersections With Attachment

    Edited by Jacob L. Gewirtz, William M. Kurtines, Jacob L. Lamb

    Attachment has long been a key area of social development. Work on attachment processes has involved a variety of species as well as humans in diverse cultures and at various points in the life cycle. This volume presents research devoted to the meaning and implications of the attachment concept,...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. Toward A Logic of Meanings

    By Jean Piaget, Rolando Garcia, Philip Davidson

    Edited by Philip M. Davidson, Philip M. Davidson, Jack Easley

    This book, the last one written by Piaget, presents a new line of empirical studies based on a revised formulation of his theory of the development of logical reasoning. The amended theory overcomes many problems and criticisms of his earlier formulations by providing a fresh explanation for the...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  6. The Epigenesis of Mind

    Essays on Biology and Cognition

    Edited by Susan Carey, Rochel Gelman

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    Reflecting the focus of a Jean Piaget Symposium entitled Biology and Knowledge: Structural Constraints on Development, this volume presents many of the emergent themes discussed. Among these themes are: Structural constraints on cognitive development and learning come in many shapes and forms...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  7. Cultural Approaches To Parenting

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein

    Series: Crosscurrents in Contemporary Psychology Series

    This volume is concerned with elucidating similarities and differences in enculturation processes that help to account for the ways in which individuals in different cultures develop. Each chapter reviews a substantive parenting topic, describes the relevant cultures (in psychological ethnography,...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  8. Learning To Read

    Basic Research and Its Implications

    Edited by Laurence Rieben, Charles A. Perfetti

    How does a young child begin to make sense out of squiggles on a page? Is learning to read a process of extending already acquired language abilities to print? What comprises this extension? How children learn to read, and especially how children are taught to read, are problems of sustained...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Routledge

  9. Bilingualism, Multiculturalism, and Second Language Learning

    The Mcgill Conference in Honour of Wallace E. Lambert

    Edited by Allan G. Reynolds

    This collection pays tribute to Professor Wallace E. Lambert and his contributions to the fields of language and linguistics. Each chapter, written by an internationally renowned theorist or researcher, traces the currents of theory and research within the topic area to the present day, provides a...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. Children's Theories of Mind

    Mental States and Social Understanding

    Edited by Douglas Frye, Chris Moore

    This book is a result of a study group that met to discuss the child's theory of mind. A topic whose effects span cognitive, language, and social development, it may bring a unifying influence to developmental psychology. New studies in this area acknowledge children's conceptions of intention and...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Psychology Press