Advances in Child Development and Behavior

Edited by

  • Robert Kail, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA

Advances in Child Development and Behavior is intended to ease the task faced by researchers, instructors, and students who are confronted by the vast amount of research and theoretical discussion in child development and behavior. The serial provides scholarly technical articles with critical reviews, recent advances in research, and fresh theoretical viewpoints. Volume 30 discusses early recall memory, balance and motor learning, sexual selection, emotion-related regulation, maternal sensitivity and attachment, and influences of friends.
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Researchers, graduate students, and academics in developmental and cognitive psychology.


Book information

  • Published: October 2002
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-009730-2

Table of Contents

Contributors.Preface.K. Adolph, Learning to Keep Balance.D.C. Geary, Sexual Selection and Human Life History.P.J. Bauer, M.M. Burch, and E.E. Kleinknecht, Developments in Early Recall Memory: Normative Trends and Individual Differences.L.E. Bahrick and R. Lickliter, Intersensory Redundancy Guides Early Perceptual and Cognitive Development.N. Eisenberg and A.S. Morris, Children's Emotion-Related Regulation.L. Beckwith, A. Rozga, and M. Sigman, Maternal Sensitivity and Attachment in Atypical Groups.T.J. Berndt and L.M. Murphy, Influences of Friends and Friendships: Myths, Truths, and Research Recommendations.Author Index.Subject Index.Contents of Previous Volumes.