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Communication Development During Infancy

1st Edition

By Lauren B Adamson


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During infancy, children master the rudiments of communication, including the intricacies of social interaction and the complexities of emotional, gestural, and symbolic expression. This book traces children's developmental path from birth through the third year of life, providing an integrative view of their multifaceted accomplishments.Drawing on

Table of Contents

Preface -- 1 The Communicating Infant An Historical Introduction -- 2 Theoretical Foundations for the Study of Communication Development -- 3 A Scientific Stance toward Infants -- 4 Shared Attentiveness -- 5 Interpersonal Engagement -- 6 Joint Object Involvement -- 7 The Emergence of the Symbolic Code

About the Author

Lauren B. Adamson is professor of psychology and associate dean for the social sciences at Georgia State University.

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