ERIC Number: EJ654423
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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A New Kind of Developmental Science: Using Models To Integrate Theory and Research.
Fischer, Kurt W.; Dawson, Theo L.
Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, v67 n1 p156-67 2002
Maintains that Demetriou and his colleagues' project shows how developmental scientists can assess concepts from multiple frameworks and relate them through explicit modeling and targeted research to build explanations powerfully grounded in data and theory. Presents doubts related to specific conclusions because of issues related to the design of the developmental scales and the use of models. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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