Advances in Child Development and Behavior

Advances in Child Development and Behavior

by Patricia J. Bauer
     
 

Volume 37 of the Advances in Child Development and Behavior series includes 8 chapters that highlight some of the most recent research in developmental and educational psychology.

A wide array of topics are discussed in detail, including the role of dyadic communication in infant social-cognitive development; space, number and the atypically developing

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Volume 37 of the Advances in Child Development and Behavior series includes 8 chapters that highlight some of the most recent research in developmental and educational psychology.

A wide array of topics are discussed in detail, including the role of dyadic communication in infant social-cognitive development; space, number and the atypically developing brain; development from a behavioral genetics perspective; nonhuman primate studies of individual differences in pathways of lifespan development; the development of autobiographical memory: origins and consequences; the maturation of cognitive control and the adolescent brain; the developmental origin of naïve psychology; and children’s reasoning about traits. Each chapter provides in-depth discussions of various developmental psychology specializations. This volume serves as an invaluable resource for psychology researchers and advanced psychology students.

• Goes in depth to address 10 different developmental and educational psychology topics
• A necessary resource for both psychology researchers and students

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123744708
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
07/30/2009
Series:
Advances in Child Development and Behavior Series, #37
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
0.88(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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Table of Contents

1. The role of dyadic communication in infant social-cognitive development

2. Space, Number and the Atypically Developing Brain: Insights From Studying Parietal Lobe Function in Fragile X and Autism

3. Development from a Behavioral Genetics Perspective

4. Nonhuman Primate Studies of Individual Differences in Pathways of Lifespan Development

5. The Development of Autobiographical Memory: Origins and Consequences

6. The Maturation of Cognitive Control and the Adolescent Brain

7. The Developmental Origin of Naïve Psychology

8. Children’s Reasoning About Traits

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