Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Alison F. Garton

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773574.ch1

Exploring Cognitive Development: The Child as Problem Solver

Exploring Cognitive Development: The Child as Problem Solver

How to Cite

Garton, A. F. (2004) Introduction, in Exploring Cognitive Development: The Child as Problem Solver, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773574.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631234579

Online ISBN: 9780470773574

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Keywords:

  • cognition;
  • child psychology;
  • language;
  • memory;
  • reasoning

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Problem Solving

  • Social Explanations for Cognitive Change

  • Social Explanations for Cognitive Change

  • Change in the Context of Interactive/Collaborative Problem Solving

  • Domain Specific Knowledge

  • Children's Potential to Change

  • Theories of Mind

  • The Way Forward