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  1. Early Experience, the Brain, and Consciousness

    An Historical and Interdisciplinary Synthesis

    By Thomas C. Dalton, Victor W. Bergenn

    This new book examines the interrelationship between neuroscience and developmental science to help us understand how children differ in their capacity to benefit from their early motor and cognitive experiences. In so doing, it helps us better understand how experience affects brain growth and a...

    Published May 29th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. Fundamentals of Development

    The Psychology of Childhood

    By Peter Mitchell, Fenja Ziegler

    Fundamentals of Development: The Psychology of Childhood outlines the main areas of developmental psychology, following a thematic approach and offering a broad overview of contemporary interest in the subject. Straightforward language and ample illustrations introduce the reader to the key areas...

    Published April 25th 2007 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Cognition During Infancy

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Vincent Reid, Tricia Striano, Willem Koops

    Series: Special Issues of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    From the fundamental processing of human movement, through to the ability to interpret actions, infancy research is only now taking up the challenge of social cognition over a variety of cognitive areas. This special issue covers broad areas of social-cognitive development and builds a cohesive...

    Published March 28th 2007 by Psychology Press

  4. Play and Development

    Evolutionary, Sociocultural, and Functional Perspectives

    Edited by Artin Goncu, Suzanne Gaskins

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    Children's play is a universal human activity, and one that serves a significant purpose in personal development. Throughout this volume, which is an extension of the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Jean Piaget Society, the editors and contributors explore assumptions about play and its status as a...

    Published January 14th 2007 by Psychology Press

  5. Cognitive Development

    Critical Concepts in Psychology

    Edited by Usha Goswami

    Series: Critical Concepts in Psychology

    Cognitive Development is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Psychology. Edited by Usha Goswami, Director of the Centre for Neuroscience in Education, University of Cambridge, this four-volume collection brings together the essential scholarship covering cognitive...

    Published December 13th 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. Applied Spatial Cognition

    From Research to Cognitive Technology

    Edited by Gary L. Allen

    Applied Spatial Cognition illustrates the vital link between research and application in spatial cognition. With an impressive vista ranging from applied research to applications of cognitive technology, this volume presents the work of individuals from a wide range of disciplines and research...

    Published September 5th 2006 by Psychology Press

  7. Working Memory and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Edited by Tracy Packiam Alloway, Susan E. Gathercole

    Short-term or working memory - the capacity to hold and manipulate information mentally over brief periods of time - plays an important role in supporting a wide range of everyday activities, particularly in childhood. Children with weak working memory skills often struggle in key areas...

    Published August 30th 2006 by Psychology Press

  8. Remembering the Times of Our Lives

    Memory in Infancy and Beyond

    By Patricia J. Bauer

    Series: Developing Mind Series

    The purpose of Remembering the Times of Our Lives: Memory in Infancy and Beyond is to trace the development from infancy through adulthood in the capacity to form, retain, and later retrieve autobiographical or personal memories. It is appropriate for scholars and researchers in the fields of...

    Published August 7th 2006 by Psychology Press

  9. In Search of Pedagogy, Volumes I & II

    The Selected Works of Jerome S. Bruner, 1957-1978 & 1979-2006

    By Jerome S. Bruner

    Jerome Bruner is one of the best-known and most influential psychologists of the twentieth century. He was one of the key figures in the so called 'cognitive revolution' that today dominates psychology around the world - but it is in the field of education that his influence has been especially...

    Published April 29th 2006 by Routledge

  10. In Search of Pedagogy, Volumes I & II

    The Selected Works of Jerome S. Bruner, 1957-1978 & 1979-2006

    By Jerome S. Bruner

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Jerome Bruner is one of the best-known and most influential psychologists of the twentieth century. He was one of the key figures in the so called 'cognitive revolution' that today dominates psychology around the world - but it is in the field of education that his influence has been especially...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge