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  1. Cognition In Children

    By Usha Goswami

    Series: Developmental Psychology: A Modular Course

    This textbook aims to provide a selective, but representative, review of work in cognitive development, grouped around themes that are familiar from textbooks of adult cognition. The book focuses on the question of what develops, rather than on why it develops. The findings of a given experimental...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Psychology Press

  2. The Development of Memory in Childhood

    Edited by Nelson Cowan

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    The origin of memory in childhood is the focus of vigorous research and debate. Providing a thorough update of topics covered in the first edition, this book also offers new research on significant themes and ideas that have emerged recently....

    Published February 27th 1998 by Psychology Press

  3. Piaget Or the Advance of Knowledge

    An Overview and Glossary

    By Jacques Montangero, Danielle Maurice-Naville

    This unusual volume presents an overview of Jean Piaget's work in psychology--from his earliest writings to posthumous publications. It also contains a glossary of the essential explanatory concepts found in this work. The focus is on Piaget's psychological studies and on the underlying...

    Published June 1st 1997 by Psychology Press

  4. Piaget Vygotsky

    The Social Genesis Of Thought

    Edited by ANASTASIA TRYPHON, Jacques Vonèche

    This book is the outcome of a long and passionate debate among world experts about two of the most pivotal figures of psychology: Jean Piaget and Lev Vygotksy. The occasion was a week-long advanced course held at the Jean Piaget Archives in Geneva. The most interesting outcome of the meeting is...

    Published November 6th 1996 by Psychology Press

  5. Parenting Behaviour and Children's Cognitive Development

    By Sara Meadows

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    The association between parents' behaviour and children's cognitive development is at the meeting place of several prominent theories of psychological development and a range of complex methodological and conceptual issues. On the one hand there are theories which argue that the impetus of...

    Published October 7th 1996 by Psychology Press

  6. Cognitive Development

    The Child's Acquisition of Diagonality

    By David R. Olson

    When this book was first published, David Olson was examining the developing representation and use of diagonals in the context of much larger questions, questions also explored by Vygotsky, Cassirer, Gombrich, and Bruner. These include such issues as conceptual development, conceptual change, and...

    Published February 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  7. Agency

    Its Role In Mental Development

    By James Russell

    The idea behind this book is that developing a conception of the physical world and a conception of mind is impossible without the exercise of agency, meaning "the power to alter at will one's perceptual inputs". The thesis is derived from a philosphical account of the role of agency in knowledge.;...

    Published January 31st 1996 by Psychology Press

  8. Developing Cognitive Competence

    New Approaches To Process Modeling

    Edited by Tony J. Simon, Graeme S. Halford

    Although computational modeling is now a widespread technique in cognitive science and in psychology, relatively little work in developmental psychology has used this technique. The approach is not entirely new, as a small group of researchers has attempted to create computational accounts of...

    Published April 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  9. The Development of Young Children's Social-Cognitive Skills

    By Michael A. Forrester

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    Understanding how young children begin to make sense out of the social world has become a major concern within developmental psychology. Over the last 25 years research in this area has raised a number of questions which mirror the confluence of interests from cognitive-developmental and...

    Published February 27th 1995 by Psychology Press

  10. The Nature and Ontogenesis of Meaning

    Edited by Willis F. Overton, David S. Palermo

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    Throughout its evolution, Piaget's theory has placed meaning at the center of all attempts to understand the nature and development of knowing. For Piaget, all knowing - whether sensorimotor, representational, or reasoned, and whether directed toward successful problem solutions or toward general...

    Published June 1st 1994 by Psychology Press