Blackwell Handbook of Childhood Cognitive Development (Google eBook)
John Wiley & Sons, Apr 15, 2008 - Psychology - 776 pages
This definitive volume provides state-of-the-art summaries of current research by leading specialists in different areas of cognitive development.
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Part II Cognitive Development in Early Childhood
Part III Topics in Cognitive Development in Childhood
Part IV Topics in Atypical Cognitive Development
3-year-olds ability acquisition action ADHD adults analogy animacy animals argued autism Baillargeon Baron-Cohen basic-level behavior beliefs causal chapter chil child children’s understanding cognitive development complex concepts condition connectionist context count nouns cultural declarative memory deficits developmental developmental psychology distinction domain dyslexia early effect emotions evidence example experience experimenter factors function Gelman Gergely human Humean identify imitation impaired implicit memory inductive inductive reasoning inferences intensive quantities interactions interpretation involves Karmiloff-Smith knowledge language learning mechanism Meltzoff memory mental metamemory months of age moral normative novel objects one’s outcome paradigm perceptual performance phonological phonological awareness physical Piaget predict preschool pretend play problem processes psychology reading reasoning relation representations role rules scientific thinking sequences skills social spatial specific strategies structure studies suggests symbolic task theory of mind tion typically variable verbal Waxman Wellman words young children