ERIC Number: EJ620362
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
From Individual Differences to Dynamic Pathways of Development.
Fischer, Kurt W.; Pare-Blagoev, Juliana
Child Development, v71 n4 p850-53 Jul-Aug 2000
Suggests ways to use dynamic systems analysis to illuminate the pluralistic and multidimensional model described by Larivee, Normandeau, and Parent (2000). Issues discussed include the characteristics of developmental transitions, such as hysteresis; nature of growth processes, such as hierarchical development or predator-prey interactions; and the construction of effective scales for measuring change in logical reasoning. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Comments on article by Larivee, Normandeau, and Parent, PS 531 481, in this issue.