ERIC Number: EJ465937
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Adapting to the Environment across the Life Span: Different Process or Different Inputs?
Sansone, Carol; Berg, Cynthia A.
International Journal of Behavioral Development, v16 n2 p215-41 Jun 1993
Describes a model of adaptation to the environment across the life span. Proposes that an individual's performance in an activity is affected not only by cognitive capacity but also by perceptions and definitions of the activity. Empirical support for the model, based on a survey of individuals' everyday experiences and on laboratory studies, is presented. (MM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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