Advancing Developmental Science: Philosophy, Theory, and by Anthony S. Dick,Ulrich Müller

By Anthony S. Dick,Ulrich Müller

Developmental technology is an interdisciplinary clinical box devoted to describing, figuring out, and explaining swap in habit around the lifespan and the mental, environmental, and organic methods that co-determine this transformation through the organism’s improvement. Developmental technological know-how is therefore a vast self-discipline that lies on the intersection of psychology, biology, sociology, anthropology and different allied disciplines. Advancing Developmental technology: Philosophy, thought, and Method displays this vast view of developmental technology, and studies the philosophical, theoretical, and methodological matters dealing with the sphere. It does so in the Process-Relational paradigm, as defined via developmentalist Willis Overton over the process his profession. inside of that framework, this booklet explores improvement in a few particular cognitive, neurobiological, and social domain names, and offers scholars and researchers with a entire suite of conceptual and methodological instruments to explain, clarify, and optimize intraindividual swap around the lifespan.

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