Chapter 1. A Dynamical Systems Perspective on Infant Action and its Development

  1. Gavin Bremner and
  2. Alan Slater
  1. Eugene C. Goldfield and
  2. Peter H. Wolff

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752180.ch1

Theories of Infant Development

Theories of Infant Development

How to Cite

Goldfield, E. C. and Wolff, P. H. (2004) A Dynamical Systems Perspective on Infant Action and its Development, in Theories of Infant Development (eds G. Bremner and A. Slater), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470752180.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631233374

Online ISBN: 9780470752180

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Keywords:

  • infant actions;
  • motor development;
  • biodynamics;
  • functional relationships;
  • dynamical systems

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Dynamical Systems Perspective

  • Four Questions Concerning Infant Motor Development

  • Conclusion