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  1. Infant Research and Adult Treatment

    Co-constructing Interactions

    By Beatrice Beebe, Frank M. Lachmann

    Infant Research and Adult Treatment is the first synoptic rendering of Beatrice Beebe’s and Frank Lachmann’s impressive body of work. Therapists unfamiliar with current research findings will find here a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of infant competencies. These competencies...

    Published May 9th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Music with the Under-Fours

    By Susan Young

    The importance and value of music in the care and education of very young children is increasingly recognised. This book looks closely at early musical development and how this translates into ways of supporting the musical activity of babies, toddlers and young children, keeping in mind the...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Icis 2002 Conference Proceedings

    Edited by M.A. Schmuckler, S.E. Trehub, V.F. Kosarev

    This book presents the complete collection of peer-reviewed presentations at the 13th Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies meeting, held in Toronto in April 2002, including papers, poster abstracts, and descriptions of conference symposia. For students and researchers in all areas of...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. Emerging Cognitive Abilities in Early infancy

    Edited by Francisco Lacerda, Claes von Hofsten, Mikael Heimann

    Written by a group of developmental scientists, this book debates cognitive achievements in early infancy from a multidisciplinary perspective. The editors combine knowledge from different areas of infant development research to present an integrated view of the cognitive abilities emerging in...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  5. The Emergence of the Speech Capacity

    By D. Kimbrough Oller

    Recent studies of vocal development in infants have shed new light on old questions of how the speech capacity is founded and how it may have evolved in the human species. Vocalizations in the very first months of life appear to provide previously unrecognized clues to the earliest steps in the...

    Published December 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  6. Play and Exploration in Children and Animals

    By Thomas G. Power

    Play is a paradox. Why would the young of so many species--the very animals at greatest risk for injury and predation--devote so much time and energy to an activity that by definition has no immediate purpose? This question has long puzzled students of animal behavior, and has been the focus of...

    Published October 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  7. Perceptual Development

    Visual, Auditory and Speech Perception in Infancy

    Edited by Alan Slater

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    To make sense of the world, infants have to perceive it, and research into the development of sensory and perceptual abilities is one of the most exciting and important areas of infancy research. This book aims both to reflect current knowledge of perceptual development and to point to some of...

    Published September 8th 1999 by Psychology Press

  8. Soothing and Stress

    Edited by Michael Lewis, Douglas S. Ramsay

    This volume addresses topics related to the nature of the stress response, the role of environment in individual differences in stress, and the different strategies used for coping with stressful events. The chapters present theoretical and empirical work focused on a wide range of issues related...

    Published March 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  9. Affect Regulation and the Origin of the Self

    The Neurobiology of Emotional Development

    By Allan N. Schore

    During the past decade a diverse group of disciplines have simultaneously intensified their attention upon the scientific study of emotion. This proliferation of research on affective phenomena has been paralleled by an acceleration of investigations of early human structural and functional...

    Published March 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  10. The Development Of Sensory, Motor And Cognitive Capacities In Early Infancy

    From Sensation To Cognition

    By Butterworth University of Sussex.

    Edited by George Butterworth, Francesca Simion

    Research on the development of human infants has revealed remarkable capacities in recent years. Instead of stressing the limitations of the newborn, the modern approach is now more optimistically based on an assessment of the adaptive capabilities of the infant. Innate endowment, coupled with...

    Published March 22nd 1998 by Psychology Press