ERIC Number: EJ246146
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Nature-Nurture and the Two Realms of Development: A Proposed Integration with Respect to Mental Development.
McCall, Robert B.
Child Development, v52 n1 p1-12 Mar 1981
Argues that developmental psychologists need attitudes, methods, and conceptual schemes that integrate the distinctive contributions of both nature and nurture in order to study change and consistency in developmental functions, as well as individual differences in behaviors of interest. A conceptual scheme for early mental development is described that synthesizes these disparate orientations. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A