Cognitive Development Products

  • An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition

    By Camilla Gilmore, Silke Göbel, Matthew Inglis

    The last decade has seen a rapid growth in our understanding of mathematical learning and performance and an increased recognition of the importance of the topic. The book traces the development of mathematical skills from basic number concepts to mathematical proofs, emphasising the hierarchical…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Memory and Miscarriages of Justice

    By Mark Howe, Lauren Knott, Martin Conway

    Memory is often the primary evidence in the courtroom, yet unfortunately this evidence may not be fit for purpose. This is because memory is both fallible and malleable; it is possible to forget and also to falsely remember things which never happened. The legal system has been slow to adapt to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02 
    Psychology Press

  • Executive Function

    Development Across the Life Span

    Edited by Sandra Wiebe, Julia Karbach

    Executive Function: Development Across the Life Span presents perspectives from leading researchers and theorists on the development of executive function from infancy to late adulthood and the factors that shape its growth and decline. Executive function is the set of higher-order cognitive…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28 
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Developmental Science

  • Current Issues in Developmental Disorders

    Edited by Chloë R. Marshall

    Cognitive development in children is a highly complex process which, while remarkably resilient, can be disrupted in a variety of ways. This volume focuses on two types of neurodevelopmental disorder: syndromic conditions such as fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, Williams syndrome and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • The Nature and Development of Mathematics

    Cross Disciplinary Perspectives on Cognition, Learning and Culture

    Edited by John Adams, Patrick Barmby, Alex Mesoudi

    From an infant’s first grasp of quantity to Einstein’s theory of relativity, the human experience of number has intrigued researchers for centuries. Numeracy and mathematics have played fundamental roles in the development of societies and civilisations, and yet there is an essential mystery to…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge

  • Learning from Picturebooks

    Perspectives from child development and literacy studies

    Edited by Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer, Jörg Meibauer, Kerstin Nachtigäller, Katharina J. Rohlfing

    Picturebooks, understood as a series of meaningful text-picture relations, are increasingly acknowledged as an autonomous sub-genre of children’s literature. Being highly complex aesthetic products, their use is deeply embedded in specific situations of joint attention between a caregiver and a…

    Paperback – 2017-04-12
    Routledge
    Explorations in Developmental Psychology

  • Human Memory

    Third Edition

    By Gabriel A. Radvansky

    This book provides a complete survey of research and theory on human memory in three major sections. A background section covers issues of the history of memory, and basic neuroscience and methodology. A core topics section discusses sensory registers, mechanisms of forgetting, and short-term/…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge

  • Perception and Understanding in Young Children

    An Experimental Approach

    By Peter Bryant

    Originally published in 1974: ‘This book sets forth a theory of cognitive development based on simple but powerful processes of inference. The theory is applied with great ingenuity and freshness to complex phenomena found during intellectual development. Dr Bryant has written an important and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • The Development of Perception, Cognition and Language

    A Theoretical Approach

    By Paul van Geert

    Originally published in 1983, the aim of this book was to discuss some fundamental problems of cognitive developmental psychology at the time. The theme which underlies the discussion is that scientific knowledge of the cognitive characteristics of other people starts from the cognitive instruments…

    Hardback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • The Visual World of the Child

    By Eliane Vurpillot

    ‘How do children see the world?’ is a question of immense importance which fascinates not only psychologists but also parents and all those concerned with education. In this English translation, first published in 1976, the author, who was Professor of Psychology at the René Descartes University in…

    Hardback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • Development Learning

    Conflict Or Congruence?

    Edited by Lynn S. Liben

    This volume juxtaposes two different domains of developmental theory: the Piagetian approach and the information-processing approach. Articles by experts in both fields discuss how concepts of development and learning, traditionally approached through cognitive-developmental theories such as…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Psychology Press
    Jean Piaget Symposia Series

  • Vygotsky at Work and Play

    2nd Edition

    By Lois Holzman

    Vygotsky at Work and Play is an intimate portrayal of the Vygotskian-inspired approach to human development known as ‘social therapeutics’ and ‘the psychology of becoming’. Holzman provides an accessible, practical-philosophical portrayal of a unique performance-based methodology of development and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06
    Routledge

1Series in Cognitive Development

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