A collection of essays by many of the world's leading developmental psychologists in which they focus on issues and questions guiding research in their own particular areas of speciality.
M. Bennett, Introduction. M. H Bornstein, Infancy. R. Case, Cognitive Development. J. Dunn, Mindreading and Social Relationships. J. Goodnow, Families and Development. P. Harris, The Art of Conversation. W. Hartup, Peer Experience and its Developmental Significance. R. Hobson, Developmental Psychopathology. M. Johnson, Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. F. Keil, Cognition, Content and Development. K. Nelson, The Developmental Psychology of Language and Thought. J. Perner, Theory of Mind. R. Plomin, Behavior genetics. J. Russell, Rationalism, empiricism and cognitive development. H. Schaffer, Understanding Socialisation. R. Sternberg, Looking Back and Looking Forward on Intelligence. J. Wertsch, Cognitive Development.