Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science

Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science

Editor(s): Douglas M. Teti

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

Print ISBN: 9780631222613

Online ISBN: 9780470756676

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756676

About this Book

The Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science is a collection of newly written articles that provide an overview of methods and approaches associated with the study of human development.


  • Contains accessible contributions from some of the most renowned developmental scientists in the field.
  • Provides basic information on the strengths and challenges inherent in traditional and complex research design.
  • Discusses successful intervention approaches that have been used to promote intellectual, social, and linguistic development.
  • Includes cutting-edge research that is forging new and exciting directions in developmental research.
  • Provides students and scholars with a working understanding of research approaches and issues in the developmental sciences.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Developmental Designs

    1. Chapter 3

      Using Microgenetic Designs to Study Change Processes (pages 40–65)

      Manuela Lavelli, Andréa P. F. Pantoja, Hui-Chin Hsu, Daniel Messinger and Alan Fogel

  2. Part II: General Issues in Developmental Measurement

  3. Part III: Developmental Intervention: Traditional and Emergent Approaches in Enhancing Development

  4. Part IV: Analytic Issues and Methods in Developmental Psychology

  5. Part V: New Directions in Developmental Research

    1. Chapter 25

      New Research Methods in Developmental Science: Applications and Illustrations (pages 509–533)

      Marc H. Bornstein, Chun-Shin Hahn, O. Maurice Haynes, Nanmathi Manian and Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda

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