ERIC Number: EJ552763
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Publication Date: 1997
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Some Implications of Cognitive Styles on Young Children's Play.
Saracho, Olivia N.
Early Child Development and Care, v131 p19-30 Apr 1997
Cognitive styles are broad, systematic characteristics that influence people's responses in different situations. Field dependence independence (FDI) is the cognitive style construct that has generated the most research. Describes the FDI characteristics in young children's social behaviors, including their social orientation, people-versus-object orientation, social factors, cognitive performance, social competence, and age and sex differences. (EV)
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