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  1. The Nature of Intellectual Styles

    By Li-fang Zhang, Robert J. Sternberg

    Series: Educational Psychology Series

    This book provides an up-to-date, panoramic picture of the field of intellectual styles through describing, analyzing, and integrating the major theoretical and research works on the topic. Readers will gain a broad understanding of the field--its nature, origins, historical development, theories,...

    Published March 7th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Development of Commonsense Psychology

    By Chris Moore

    Series: Developing Mind Series

    How do children develop an understanding of people as psychological entities - as feeling, thinking beings? How do they come to understand human behavior as driven by desires and informed by reason? These questions are at the heart of contemporary research on children’s "theories of mind." Although...

    Published February 3rd 2006 by Psychology Press

  3. The Development and Education of the Mind

    The Selected Works of Howard Gardner

    By Howard Gardner

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Leading American psychologist and educator Howard Gardner has assembled his most important writings about education. Spanning over thirty years, this collection reveals the thinking, the concepts and the empirical research that have made Gardner one of the most respected and cited educational...

    Published November 24th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Introducing Cognitive Development

    By Laura Taylor

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Interest in cognitive development has been resurgent in recent years as a result of continuing improvements in technology and the new methods of research these enable. Introducing Cognitive Development brings a new focus and clarity to this theoretically complex area. Using numerous illustrations...

    Published October 6th 2005 by Psychology Press

  5. A Young Mind in a Growing Brain

    By Jerome Kagan, Norbert Herschkowitz

    A Young Mind in a Growing Brain summarizes some initial conclusions that follow simultaneous examination of the psychological milestones of human development during its first decade and what has been learned about brain growth. This volume proposes that development is the process of experience...

    Published May 20th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. Building Object Categories in Developmental Time

    Edited by Lisa Gershkoff-Stowe, David H. Rakison

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    The study of object category development is a central concern in the field of cognitive science. Researchers investigating visual and auditory perception, cognition, language acquisition, semantics, neuroscience, and modeling have begun to tackle a number of different but centrally related...

    Published March 2nd 2005 by Psychology Press

  7. Children's Understanding of Society

    Edited by Martyn Barrett, Eithne Buchanan-Barrow

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    A state-of-the-art review of the research in this area, this collection covers children's understanding of family, school, economics, race, politics and gender roles. Recent changes and trends in research are summarised. This is explained in terms of a progression from the Piagetian stages model of...

    Published December 10th 2004 by Psychology Press

  8. Cognitive Development

    By Lisa Oakley

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Cognitive Development provides a detailed and accessible account of three main areas: theories of cognitive development, the development of measured intelligence and the development of moral understanding. The theories of Piaget, Vygotsky, Eisenburg and Bruner are discussed. The book is suitable...

    Published September 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  9. Child Development and Teaching Pupils with Special Educational Needs

    By Anne Anderson, Richard Gerrish, Lyn Layton, Jenny Morgan, Christina Tilstone, Anna Williams

    A thought-provoking book which provides a framework for understanding the physical, sensory, emotional, social, linguistic and cognitive development of children with special educational needs. It gives practitioners and students a sound grasp of the theoretical ground needed to fully understand...

    Published May 27th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Development and Reasoning

    A Special Issue of Thinking and Reasoning

    Edited by Pierre Barrouillet, Henry Markovits

    Series: Special Issues of Thinking and Reasoning

    The study of deductive reasoning is one of the key areas in cognitive psychology. Much of the initial impetus for studies in this field came from a developmental perspective, in particular as a consequence of Piaget's theory of formal operations. Subsequent research that examined some of the...

    Published May 13th 2004 by Psychology Press