ERIC Number: ED083331
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Nutrition, Development, and Social Behavior. Proceedings of the Conference on the Assessment of Tests of Behavior From Studies of Nutrition in the Western Hemisphere.
Kallen, David J., E.
Contents of this book include the following papers, followed by discussion and comment: "Malnutrition and Animal Behavior," David A. Levitsky and Richard H. Barnes; "Malnutrition in Infants," Henry N. Ricciuti; "Nutrition and the Community," David J. Kallen; "A Methodological Note: The Development of Visual Attention in Infants," A. C. Mundy-Castle; "Some Methodological Problems in Field Studies of Nutrition and Intelligence," Robert E. Klein, Jean-Pierre Habicht and Charles Yarbrough; "Nutrition and Behavior in Head Start Children: Results from the Tulane Study," Jefferson L. Sulzer, Wesley J. Hansche and Frederick Koenig; "Nutrition and Behavior: Practical Problems in Field Studies in an Urban Community," Fernando E. Monckeberg; "Behavioral Intervention Studies with Malnourished Children. . .," Harrison E. McKay, Arlene McKay and Leonardo Sinisterra; "Cognitive Development," Jerome Kagan; "Assessment of Cognitive Development in Deprivation and Malnutrition," Francisco Cobos and Luis Guevara; "Social Stratum and Restricted Life Chances," F. B. Waisanen and Eugenio Fonseco T.; "Modernization as a Strategy in Nutrition and Mental Development Research," Alfredo Mendez D.; "Competence and Options: A Theoretical Essay, Implications for Nutritional Research," Marvin B. Sussman; "Measuring Role Competence," Sigmund E. Dragastin; "Behavioral and Social Aspects," A. Kimball Romney; "Medical and Environmental Aspects," Joseph J. Vitale; and, "Concluding Remarks," Joginder G. Chopra. (JM)
Descriptors: Animal Behavior, Cognitive Development, Community Involvement, Disadvantaged Environment, Environmental Influences, Field Studies, Individual Development, Infants, Intelligence, Intervention, Nutrition, Social Behavior, Social Class, Visual Perception, Young Children
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Sponsor: Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.