ERIC Number: EJ625356
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Child Development and Evolutionary Psychology.
Bjorklund, David F.; Pellegrini, Anthony D.
Child Development, v71 n6 p1687-1708 Nov-Dec 2000
Argues that an evolutionary account provides insight into developmental function and individual differences. Outlines some assumptions of evolutionary psychology related to development. Introduces the developmental systems approach, differential influence of natural selection at different points in ontogeny, and development of evolved psychological mechanisms. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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