Chapter 8. Early Conceptual Development

  1. Kathleen McCartney and
  2. Deborah Phillips
  1. Susan A. Gelman

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch8

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

How to Cite

Gelman, S. A. (2006) Early Conceptual Development, in Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development (eds K. McCartney and D. Phillips), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120739

Online ISBN: 9780470757703

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Keywords:

  • conceptual development;
  • self-discovery;
  • mathematical transitivity;
  • meta-analysis;
  • spatial language

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Early Competence

  • Role of Experience

  • Conclusions