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ERIC Number: EJ503689
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0018-716X
Thinking in Niches: Sociocultural Influences on Cognitive Development.
Gauvain, Mary
Human Development, v38 n1 p25-45 Jan-Feb 1995
Discusses the development of thinking from a sociocultural perspective, focusing on how Super and Harkness' (1986) concept of "developmental niche" may be used as a framework for organizing cognitive developmental research in relation to culture. Argues for the utility of this approach in furthering understanding of the precise linkages between culture and cognition. (MDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Issue theme: Cultural Psychologies.