This second edition of Child Psychology: A Handbook of Contemporary Issues reflects the increasingly sophisticated and varied research methods used to examine the highly complex interactions contributing to children's cognitive, emotional, and social development. Those chapters that appeared in the previous edition have been thoroughly updated and new chapters by outstanding researchers have been introduced. In addition, there is an entirely new section on Adolescence and thorough coverage of salient Ecological Influences, which make this second edition a truly comprehensive resource on the important issues in child psychology.Pragmatic flexibility assesses another feature of extended parent-child talk, the ability to engage in a variety of communicative ... Unlike personal narrative, fantasy play is a context that requires frequent shifts between talk with the adult partner in the immediate ... In J. Helm (Ed.), Essays on the verbal and visual arts ( pp. ... Chamelevn readers: Teaching children how to appreciate all kinds of good stories.
|Author||:||Lawrence Balter, Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda|
|Publisher||:||Psychology Press - 2003|