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  1. Stability and Continuity in Mental Development

    Behavioral and Biological Perspectives

    Edited by M. H. Bornstein, N. A. Krasnegor

    Filling a gap in current literature on human development, this volume explores the influence of psychophysiological, behavioral, and social factors on stability and continuity in the development of the mind during human infancy. The book reviews existing literature, presents new data, and discusses...

    Published April 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  2. Emotions in Ideal Human Development

    Edited by Leonard Cirillo, Barnard Kaplan, Seymour Wapner

    Derived from a conference sponsored by the Heinz Werner Institute for Developmental Analysis at Clark University, these papers consider the role emotions play in ideal human development. Contributors from the fields of psychology, philosophy, and sociology discuss the place that "feelings," "...

    Published April 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  3. Age Structuring in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by David I. Kertzer, K. Warner Schaie

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    This volume studies age as a basis for social organization by uniting research from the social science disciplines while implementing both cross-cultural and historical perspectives. The contributors, a distinguished interdisciplinary group of scholars, advance our understanding of age structuring...

    Published March 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  4. Systems and Development

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 22

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, Esther Thelen

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    This volume covers the 22nd Annual Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology. The theme of the conference was the use of a systematic approach to the study of development. An analysis of systems theory, its applications to the study of development, its benefits, and its drawbacks are considered. The...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  5. The Practice of Mathematics

    By Yvette Solomon

    The psychological description and explanation of how children learn to work with numbers is dominated by the theories of Piaget. Yvette Solomon suggests an alternative approach to the child's conception of number....

    Published January 5th 1989 by Routledge

  6. Memory Improved

    Reading and Memory Enhancement Across the Life Span Through Strategic Text Structures

    By Bonnie J.F. Meyer, Carole J. Young, Brendan J. Bartlett

    This unique text presents a systematic study of a proven method for increasing the memory and reading comprehension of older adults by using a program based on discourse processing. The program facilitates the encoding and retrieval of information through a reading strategy plan utilizing top-level...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  7. The Pragmatic Basis of Aphasia

    A Neurolinguistic Study of Morphosyntax Among Bilinguals

    Edited by Marc L. Schnitzer

    Series: Neuropsychology and Neurolinguistics Series

    This language study's primary purpose is to use aphasic performance to understand language, rather than to use linguistic analysis to understand aphasia. Examining the detailed nature of linguistic performance of bilingual aphasics in a variety of "natural" and metalinguistic tasks, the book...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. Sports, Games, and Play

    Social and Psychological Viewpoints, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey H. Goldstein

    This updated study of sports and recreation utilizes the most current research, introducing the latest innovations and analyses in new chapters while revising and expanding chapters from the previous edition. Presenting diverse methodological and conceptual approaches, this anthology reflects the...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  9. Social Structure and Aging

    Psychological Processes

    Edited by K. Warner Schaie, Carmi Schooler

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    This volume presents a systematic examination of the impact of social structures on individual behaviors and on their development in adulthood and old age. These papers and responses attempt to improve the reciprocal relationship between changes in social macro- and micro-structures and the process...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Event History Analysis

    Statistical theory and Application in the Social Sciences

    By Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Alfred Hamerle, Karl Ulrich Mayer

    Serving as both a student textbook and a professional reference/handbook, this volume explores the statistical methods of examining time intervals between successive state transitions or events. Examples include: survival rates of patients in medical studies, unemployment periods in economic...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Psychology Press