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The autobiography of Alexander Luria : a dialogue with the making of mind

Author: Michael Cole; Karl Levitin; A R Lurii︠a︡
Publisher: Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : CD for computer : Biography   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A.R. Luria was one of the most significant psychological researchers and theorists of the 20th century. Luria lived in fear of the Soviet Union and his autobiography was cryptic. Michael Cole has  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: A R Lurii︠a︡; A R Lurii︠a︡; A R Lurii︠a︡
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Cole; Karl Levitin; A R Lurii︠a︡
ISBN: 0805854991 9780805854992
OCLC Number: 56924678
Description: xvi, 276 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Preface: Putting a scientific autobiography into its historical and personal contexts. --
The making of mind in its original form. --
Introduction: The historical context. --
Apprenticeship. --
Moscow. --
Vygotsky. --
Cultural differences in thinking. --
Mental developments in twins. --
Verbal regulation of behavior. --
Disturbance of brain functions. --
Neuropsychology in World War II. --
Mechanism of the brain. --
Romantic science. --
Epilogue: A portrait of Luria. --
Luria in retrospect: Luria in social context ; Luria in personal context.
Responsibility: Michael Cole, Karl Levitin, and Alexander Luria.
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"For anyone who is familiar with and admires Alexander Romanovich Luria, this book is a delight. For those who are unfamiliar, or only vaguely familiar with him, it is an astonishing revelation.." Read more...

 
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