3. Additional Contributors and Contributions during the Child Study Era

  1. Dennis Thompson,
  2. John D. Hogan and
  3. Philip M. Clark

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444355277.ch3

Developmental Psychology in Historical Perspective

Developmental Psychology in Historical Perspective

How to Cite

Thompson, D., Hogan, J. D. and Clark, P. M. (2012) Additional Contributors and Contributions during the Child Study Era, in Developmental Psychology in Historical Perspective, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444355277.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167475

Online ISBN: 9781444355277

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Keywords:

  • child study era, their contributors;
  • Hall's role in developmental psychology;
  • Baldwin's Theory of Development;
  • Witmer's developmental psychology;
  • Baldwin's ideas, as those of Piaget;
  • Dewey, and American Psychological Association;
  • Bühler, modern life-span psychology;
  • Healy and Child Guidance Movement;
  • Binet, and science of developmental psychology;
  • Maria Montessori, on “sensitive periods”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Selected Contributors from the U.S.

  • The Playground Movement

  • The Children's Bureau

  • Snapshots of Selected European Contributors

  • References