Chapter 4. Developmental Science and the Experimental Method

  1. Douglas M. Teti
  1. Allison Holmes and
  2. Douglas M. Teti

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756676.ch4

Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science

Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science

How to Cite

Holmes, A. and Teti, D. M. (2005) Developmental Science and the Experimental Method, in Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science (ed D. M. Teti), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756676.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631222613

Online ISBN: 9780470756676

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Keywords:

  • developmental science;
  • error variance;
  • visual perception;
  • operant conditioning;
  • search technique

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Limitations in Experimental Work with Infants

  • Common Paradigms

  • Representation and Memory in the First Year

  • Piaget's Theory

  • Challenges to Piaget's Theory

  • Conclusions

  • References