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ERIC Number: EJ826363
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0021-9630
How Neuropsychology Informs Our Understanding of Developmental Disorders
Pennington, Bruce F.
Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, v50 n1-2 p72-78 Jan-Feb 2009
This review includes 1) an explanation of what neuropsychology is, 2) a brief history of how developmental cognitive neuroscience emerged from earlier neuropsychological approaches to understanding atypical development, 3) three recent examples that illustrate the benefits of this approach, 4) issues and challenges this approach must face, and 5) a forecast for the future of this approach.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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