ERIC Number: EJ603934
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Integrating Basic and Applied Developmental Research: A New Model for the Twenty-First Century.
Schwebel, David C.; Plumert, Jodie M.; Pick, Herbert L.
Child Development, v71 n1 p222-30 Jan-Feb 2000
Argues that researchers can achieve objectives of advancing basic knowledge and addressing applied problems within a single research program. Provides a framework for this perspective by examining historical trends of basic and applied developmental research and examining potential approaches. Uses research on affordances and childhood injuries to illustrate how researchers might implement strategies for integrating basic and applied research. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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