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Handbook of developmental psychology

Author: Jaan Valsiner; Kevin J Connolly
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks ; New Delhi : SAGE, 2005.
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Handbook of Developmental Psychology


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jaan Valsiner; Kevin J Connolly
ISBN: 076196231X 9780761962311
OCLC Number: 442831375
Description: XXVII, 682 str. : ilustr. ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction - Jaan Valsiner and Kevin J Connolly The Nature of Development The Continuing Dialogue of Processes and OutcomesPART ONE: FUNDAMENTAL APPROACHES AND PRINCIPLES OF DEVELOPMENTProbabilistic Epigenesis of Development - Gilbert GottliebGenetics and the Development of Brain and Behavior - Douglas WahlstenDevelopmental Psychology and the Neurosciences - Sidney J Segalowitz and Louis A SchmidtHistorical Contexts for Development - Hideo KojimaPART TWO: PRENATAL AND INFANT DEVELOPMENTPrenatal Psychological and Behavioral Development - Peter HepperOn the Development of Perception and Action - Claes von HofstenEarly Cognitive Development - Jonas Langer et al Ontogeny and PhylogenyTool Use and Tool Making - Ad W Smitsman and Raoul M Bongers A Developmental Action PerspectiveSocial Relations and Affective Development in the First Two Years in Family Contexts - Kurt KreppnerPART THREE: DEVELOPMENT IN EARLY CHILDHOODThe Role of Language in Human Development - Nancy BudwigSocial Development in Cultural Contexts - Angela Branco Cooperative and Competitive Interation Patterns in Peer RelationsStrengths and Weaknesses of Cognition over Preschool Years - Eduardo Mart[ac]iDevelopment of Play - Anthony D Pellegrini and Peter SmithDevelopmental Disorders - Brian Hopkins An Action-Based AccountPART FOUR: DEVELOPMENT IN MIDDLE CHILDHOODContemporary Families as Context for Development - Peter StrattonSchooling and the Development of Literacy - David Olson and Janette PelletierMemory and Knowledge Development - Wolfgang Schneider and David BjorklundPART FIVE: DEVELOPMENT IN PRE-ADOLESCENCE AND ADOLESCENCEChildren's Relationships and Development of Person-Context Relations - Thomas KindermannMorality and Context - Usha Menon A Study of Hindu UnderstandingsFrom Early Attachment Relations to Adolescent and Adult Organization of Self - Harke Bosma and Coby GerlsmaPART SIX: DEVELOPMENT IN ADULTHOODAdult Cognitive Development - Kurt Fischer, Zheng Yan and Jeffrey Stewart Dynamics in the Development WebGoal-Directed Activities and Life-Span Development - Jeanette A Lawrence and Agnes E DoddsDialogical Processes and Development of the Self - Hubert J Hermans and Els Hermans-JansenCognitive Processes in Ageing - Patrick Rabbitt et alWisdom - Ursula M Staudinger and Ines Werner Its Social Nature and Lifespan DevelopmentPART SEVEN: METHODOLOGY IN THE STUDY OF DEVELOPMENTQualitative Methodology - Jonathan Smith and Fraser DunworthQuantitative Models for Developmental Processes - John R Nesselroade and Peter C M MolenaarDynamic Systems Approaches and Modeling of Developmental Processes - Paul van Geert
Responsibility: edited by Jaan Valsiner and Kevin J. Connolly.


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