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  1. Infant Development

    Edited by Gavin Bremner, Alan Slater

    The book provides detailed up to date and authoritative accounts of major areas of infant development. The 11 chapters are subdivided into three sections: Perceptual Development (4 chapters); Cognitive Development (3 chapters); Social Interaction, Early Language and Emotion (4 chapters). While...

    Published December 25th 1989 by Psychology Press

  2. Challenges To Developmental Paradigms

    Implications for Theory, Assessment and Treatment

    Edited by Philip R. Zelazo, Ronald G. Barr, Philip David Zelazo

    This book unites an interdisciplinary body of experts in child development whose research and ideas challenge existing theories and conventional clinical practice in a variety of domains of early child development. This unique volume fills a gap in existing developmental research and offers...

    Published November 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  3. How Children Discover New Strategies

    By Robert Siegler, Eric A. Jenkins

    Series: Distinguished Lecture Series

    This well-documented book divides the process of constructing new problem-solving strategies into two parts: discovery of the new strategy, and its generalization to new contexts. By using a trial-by-trial analysis, the authors are able to identify the exact trial on which the new strategy is first...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  4. Interaction in Human Development

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein, Jerome S. Bruner

    Series: Crosscurrents in Contemporary Psychology Series

    Interaction in Human Development unites theoretical essays and empirical accounts bearing directly on the nature of interactions as a principal factor and organizing feature in human mental and social development. The papers discuss all areas of interaction including genetic, environmental,...

    Published July 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  5. Thinking Across Cultures

    The Third International Conference on Thinking

    Edited by Donald M. Topping, Doris C. Crowell, Victor N. Kobayashi

    This volume compares and contrasts contemporary theories of cognition, modes of perception, and learning from cross-cultural perspectives. The participants were asked to consider and assess the question of whether people from different cultures think differently. Moreover, they were asked to...

    Published June 1st 1989 by Routledge

  6. Musical Savants

    Exceptional Skill in the Mentally Retarded

    By Leon K. Miller

    Using the case study of "Eddie" as his framework, Professor Miller challenges the prevailing notion that musical savants are essentially phenomenal tape recorders and deals with the issue of "idiot savants" in a detailed, empirical investigation. Through "Eddie" the author discusses, in specific...

    Published June 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  7. Family Systems and Life-span Development

    Edited by Kurt Kreppner, Richard M. Lerner

    This interdisciplinary volume presents international research and theories focusing on the development of the individual across the life span. Centering on "family" as the key context influencing, and being influenced by the developing person, the contributors to this volume discuss an array of...

    Published May 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  8. Coping With Uncertainty

    Behavioral and Developmental Perspectives

    Edited by Davis S. Palermo

    Series: Penn State Series on Child and Adolescent Development

    The first volume in this new series from The Center for the Study of Child and Adolescent Development at The Pennsylvania State University focuses on the relationship between the biological stress circuits and the behavioral concomitants to stress in animals and humans. The participants at this...

    Published May 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  9. Caring for Children

    Challenge To America

    Edited by Jeffrey Lande, Sandra Scarr, Nina Guzenhauser

    Childcare is one of the most debated issues today. This volume provides a comprehensive and current review of childcare research and public policy issues. Chapters are contributed by leaders from such fields as developmental research and early childhood education as well as by public policy...

    Published May 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  10. Juvenile Justice in Double Jeopardy

    The Distanced Community and Vengeful Retribution

    By The Honorable J Polier

    Throughout her entire career, Judge Polier continually fought for the rights and needs of the poor. In this volume she describes the granting and denial of justice toward the poor -- particluarly poor children -- she observed during her tenure as a Family Court Judge in New York City. The book...

    Published May 1st 1989 by Psychology Press