Advances in Child Development and Behavior: v. 23

Advances in Child Development and Behavior: v. 23

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This volume, one in a series, deals with the structure of developmental theory, recursive systems, children's iconic realism, the role of cognition in understanding gender effects, the development of processing speed in childhood and adolescence and more.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 276 pages
  • 165.1 x 230 x 25.4mm | 650g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • references, index
  • 0120097230
  • 9780120097234

Table of contents

The structure of developmental theory, W.F.Overton; questions satisfying developmental theory would answer - the scope of a complete explanation of development phenomena, F.B.Theory; the development of world views - toward future synthesis?, E.K. Scholnick; metaphor, recursive systems, and paradox in science and developmental theory, W.F. Overton; children's iconic realism - object versus property realism, H. Beilin and E.G. Pearlman; the role of cognition in understanding gender effects, C.L. Martin; development of processing speed in childhood and adolescence, R. Kail; contextualism and developmental psychology, H.W. Reese; horizontality of water level - a neo-Piagetian developmental review - each chapter includes references, J. Pascual-Leone and S. Morra.
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