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Children Develop in History: So What’s New?

Citation

Modell, John & Elder, Glen H., Jr. (2002). Children Develop in History: So What's New?. In Hartup, Willard W. & Weinberg, Richard A. (Eds.), Child Psychology in Retrospect and Prospect: In Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Institute of Child Development (pp. 173-205). Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Abstract

This 32nd volume of the Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology celebrates the 75th anniversary of the University of Minnesota's Institute of Child Development. All eight essays are devoted to developmental science, its history, and current status. Taken together, the chapters in this book show how the history of science connects past and future, how it gives the individual investigator an identity and sense of purpose, how contemporary studies occur within larger traditions, and how institutions like the Institute of Child Development, constitute cultural traditions of their own.

Reference Type

Book Chapter

Book Title

Child Psychology in Retrospect and Prospect: In Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Institute of Child Development

Series Title

Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology

Author(s)

Modell, John
Elder, Glen H., Jr.

Editor(s)

Hartup, Willard W.
Weinberg, Richard A.

Year Published

2002

Pages

173-205

Publisher

Lawrence Erlbaum Associates

City of Publication

Mahwah, N.J.

Reference ID

1859