ERIC Number: EJ521008
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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What's Become of Research on the Cultural Basis of Cognitive Development?
Rogoff, Barbara; Chavajay, Pablo
American Psychologist, v50 n10 p859-77 Oct 1995
Describes the transformation of research on cognition and culture from cross-cultural comparisons of psychological tasks to theory and research on people's thinking in sociocultural activities. Recent developments in sociocultural theories and research over the past three decades are summarized, and theoretical and research commonalities that are currently emerging in research on culture and cognitive development are abstracted. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Note: Theme issue: "Science Watch: Culture and Cognition."