This quantity presents an authoritative survey of all of the significant theories of youngster improvement.
- An authoritative survey of significant theoretical concerns in child development.
- Written through prime students within the box of infancy.
- Each bankruptcy both provides a special theoretical method of baby improvement or experiences contrasting theories in a selected subfield.
- Pays specific cognizance to present theoretical controversies.
- Contributors comprise Eugene Goldfield, Andy Meltzoff, Marinus van Ijzendoorn, Mark Johnson and Annette Karmiloff-Smith, between others.
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