Category: Developmental Psychology

  • Download Wenn Kinder und Jugendliche körperlich chronisch krank sind: by Martin Pinquart PDF

    By Martin Pinquart

    Heranwachsende mit chronischen Krankheiten oder körperlichen und sensorischen Behinderungen sind nicht nur körperlich beeinträchtigt, sie haben häufig auch schulische oder soziale Probleme. Diese Auswirkungen werden in dem Buch in interdisziplinärer Perspektive aufgezeigt. Präventions- und Interventionsprogramme für die Arbeit mit chronisch körperlich kranken Kindern und Jugendlichen werden vorgestellt. Praxisnah und verständlich geschrieben, liefert der Band einen kompakten Überblick – auch für Laien oder Experten anderer Fachgebiete.
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  • Download Creativity and Development (Counterpoints: Cognition, by R. Keith Sawyer,Vera John-Steiner,Seana Moran,Robert J. PDF

    By R. Keith Sawyer,Vera John-Steiner,Seana Moran,Robert J. Sternberg,David Henry Feldman,Howard Gardner,Jeanne Nakamura,Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

    what's creativity, and the place does it come from? Creativity and Development explores the attention-grabbing connections and tensions among creativity examine and developmental psychology, fields that experience principally improved independently of every other-until now. during this ebook, students influential in either fields discover the emergence of recent principles, and the advance of the folks and events that deliver them to fruition. The uniquely collaborative nature of Oxford's Counterpoints sequence lets them interact in a discussion, addressing the most important concerns and strength advantages of exploring the connections among creativity and improvement. Creativity and Development is predicated at the statement that either creativity and improvement are strategies that happen in advanced structures, during which later phases or alterations emerge from the previous country of the method. within the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties, creativity researchers shifted their concentration from character qualities to cognitive and social approaches, and the co-authors of this quantity are the most influential figures during this shift. The imperative specialise in method procedures leads to 3 comparable quantity issues: how the results of creativity and improvement emerge from dynamical tactics, the interrelation among person approaches and social tactics, and the position of mediating artifacts and domain names in developmental and artistic methods. The chapters contact on a variety of vital themes, with the authors drawing on their many years of study into creativity and improvement. Readers will know about the creativity of kid's play, the artistic facets of kid's considering, the artistic tactics of scientists, the position of schooling and instructing in artistic improvement, and the position of a number of intelligences in either creativity and improvement. the ultimate bankruptcy is a vital discussion among the authors, who interact in a roundtable dialogue and discover key questions dealing with modern researchers, comparable to: Does society suppress kid's creativity? Are creativity and improvement particular to an intelligence or a website? What function do social and cultural contexts play in creativity and improvement? Creativity and improvement offers a robust argument that either creativity students and developmental psychologists will gain by means of changing into extra acquainted with each one other's work.
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  • Download Children's Multilingual Development and Education: Fostering by Alison L. Bailey,Anna V. Osipova,Fred Genesee PDF

    By Alison L. Bailey,Anna V. Osipova,Fred Genesee

    The learn of households and educators who effectively maintain kid's linguistic assets is a novelty in present academic examine, the place concentration has mostly been at the improvement of scholars' English language abilities. during this publication, Alison L. Bailey and Anna V. Osipova supply a scientific exam of the ideals and practices of folks and educators who proportion the typical objective of bettering academic and social results for multilingual young children. Giving voice to folks and educators, they discover the innovations being devised to foster multilingualism and help its improvement either at domestic and within the school room. This booklet provides new study findings and combines those with compelling firsthand debts of the successes and matters of either households and educators, making its content material pertinent to a large viewers of researchers and quite a number greater schooling courses.
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  • Download Primate Psychology by Dario MAESTRIPIERI,Filippo Aureli,Jo-Anne PDF

    By Dario MAESTRIPIERI,Filippo Aureli,Jo-Anne Bachorowski,Michael J. Beran,Jesse M. Bering,Josep Call,Claudio Cantalupo,Lynn A. Fairbanks,Samuel D. Gosling,Franklynn C. Graves

    This e-book, one of many few complete makes an attempt at integrating behavioral learn into human and nonhuman primates, does accurately that--and in doing so, bargains a transparent, in-depth examine the together enlightening paintings being performed in psychology and primatology. The authors concentration totally on social strategies in components together with aggression, clash solution, sexuality, attachment, parenting, social improvement and association, cognitive improvement, social cognition, character, feelings, vocal and nonvocal communique, cognitive neuroscience, and psychopathology.
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  • Download The Cambridge Companion to Piaget (Cambridge Companions to by Ulrich Müller,Jeremy I. M. Carpendale,Leslie Smith PDF

    By Ulrich Müller,Jeremy I. M. Carpendale,Leslie Smith

    Jean Piaget (1896–1980) used to be indexed one of the a hundred most vital individuals within the 20th century via Time journal, and his paintings - with its distinct account of human improvement - has had a big impression on a number of disciplines from philosophy to schooling, and significantly in developmental psychology. The Cambridge spouse to Piaget presents a accomplished creation to diversified elements of Piaget's paintings in a way that doesn't eschew engagement with the complexities of topics or debates but is on the market to upper-level undergraduate scholars. every one bankruptcy is a especially commissioned essay written by means of a professional at the material. therefore, the e-book can also be of curiosity to educational psychologists, academic psychologists, and philosophers.
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  • Download Re-Designing Youth Sport: Change the Game by John McCarthy,Lou Bergholz,Megan Bartlett PDF

    By John McCarthy,Lou Bergholz,Megan Bartlett

    Many observers have mentioned what's wrong with early life recreation: an emphasis on successful in any respect expenditures; parental over-involvement; excessive participation expenses that exclude many households; loss of energetic actual task; loss of participant engagement; and no specialise in improvement. at present, such a lot makes an attempt at righting the wrongs of teen activity have interested in trainer schooling and curriculum, yet during this ebook, the authors supply a distinct approach—one that comprises altering the sport itself.

    Re-Designing formative years Sport

    combines vibrant examples and case reports of cutting edge game courses who're re-designing their game with a accomplished toolkit for practitioners on easy methods to swap their video game for higher and higher results. It deals a clean and intriguing viewpoint at the possible intractable matters in activity. It offers a realistic and empowering pathway for readers to use the examples and instruments to the results that they aspire to accomplish of their game, reminiscent of elevated enjoyable and pleasure, life-skills development, gender inclusion, elevated sportspersonship, higher parity and avoidance of one-sided festival, and optimistic parental roles. The booklet additionally finds how group leagues in addition to nationwide and overseas activity governing our bodies are utilizing re-design to speed up participant ability improvement, tactical wisdom, and actual health.
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  • Download Technology Play and Brain Development: Infancy to by Doris Bergen,Darrel R. Davis,Jason T. Abbitt PDF

    By Doris Bergen,Darrel R. Davis,Jason T. Abbitt

    Technology Play and mind Development brings jointly present study on play improvement, studying know-how, and mind improvement. The authors first navigate the play know-how and mind improvement interface, highlighting the interactive characteristics that make up each one part. subsequent, they survey the alterations in play fabrics and the differences in time classes for play that experience happened over the last 15-20 years, after which clarify how those alterations have had the aptitude to impact this play/brain developmental interplay. The authors additionally conceal a variety of different types of technology-augmented play fabrics utilized by young children at age degrees from infancy to early life, and describe the actual characteristics which could improve or switch mind improvement. In so doing, they current info on past and present experiences of the play and expertise interface, as well as offering behavioral info gathered from mom and dad and youngsters of assorted a while regarding their play with kinds of play fabrics. considerably, they speak about how such play may possibly impact social, emotional, ethical, and cognitive improvement, and overview futurist predictions concerning the strength traits of human habit wanted via generations to return. The authors finish with recommendation to toy and online game designers, mom and dad, educators, and the broader group on how you can increase the standard of technology-augmented play stories in order that play will proceed to advertise the improvement of human features wanted within the future.

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  • Download Development During the Transition to Adolescence: The by Megan R. Gunnar,W. Andrew Collins PDF

    By Megan R. Gunnar,W. Andrew Collins

    examine at the strategies of switch throughout the transition from heart formative years to early life has been a comparatively overlooked sector of scholarship until eventually lately. This quantity, beneficial properties famous researchers who supply integrative money owed in their study courses, targeting techniques of actual, social, and cognitive switch in this vital transition interval in improvement. additionally integrated during this quantity is an outline, dialogue, and demanding research of middle conceptual matters within the examine of adolescent transition.
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