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  1. 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 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  2. 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 5th 2005 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 19th 2005 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 1st 2005 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 9th 2004 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 1st 2004 by Routledge

  7. 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 26th 2004 by Routledge

  8. 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 12th 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. The Child's Creation of A Pictorial World

    2nd Edition

    By Claire Golomb

    This book places child art within the broader context of children's creative intelligence and intrinsic motivation to invent a pictorial world. It examines the development of drawing and painting from several currently dominant theoretical perspectives. This is followed by an extensive examination...

    Published June 30th 2003 by Psychology Press

  10. The Cradle of Culture and What Children Know About Writing and Numbers Before Being

    By Liliana Tolchinsky

    Series: Developing Mind Series

    This book provides a thrilling description of preliterate children's developing ideas about writing and numerals, and it illustrates well the many ways in which cultural artifacts influence the mind and vice versa. Remarkably, children treat writing and numerals as distinct even before they have...

    Published December 31st 2002 by Psychology Press