ERIC Number: ED215795
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Child Health and Human Development: An Evaluation and Assessment of the State of the Science. Child and Adolescent Development.
Hartup, Willard W.; And Others
The current state of and opportunities for basic research related to child and adolescent development are described in this report. The document was prepared as a resource for developing the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development's 5-year plan of research for the years 1983-1987. Five broad areas of research are addressed: (1) physical growth and physiological development, (2) developmental behavioral biology, (3) learning and cognitive development, (4) language development and communication, and (5) social and emotional development. Within each broad area a number of specific foci for research efforts are discussed. (RH)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Development, Children, Cognitive Development, Communication (Thought Transfer), Emotional Development, Language Acquisition, Learning, Long Range Planning, Physical Development, Research Needs, Research Opportunities, Research Projects, Social Development
NICHD, Office of Research Reporting, NIH, Building 31, Room 2A-32, Bethesda, MD 20205 (Single copies available free of charge).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.