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Perspectives on the development of memory and cognition / edited by Robert V. Kail, Jr., John W. Hagen.

Kail, Robert V.
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Hillsdale, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates ; New York ; London : Distributed by the Halsted Press Division of J. Wiley, 1977.

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xiii, 498 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


Part I. The development of basic memory processes -- Metamemory / John H. Flavell and Henry M. Wellman -- Constructive aspects of children's comprehension and memory / Scott G. Paris and Barbara K. Lindauer -- The development of mnemonic encoding in children : from perception to abstraction / Robert V. Kail, Jr., and Alexander W. Siegel -- Memory : strategies of acquisition / John W. Hagen and Keith G. Stanovich -- Imagery and associative memory / Hayne W. Reese -- Retrieval strategies in the development of memory / Akira Kobasigawa -- Organizational factors in the development of memory / Barbara E. Moely -- Part II. The role of memory in cognitive development -- Cross-cultural studies of memory and cognition / Michael Cole and Sylvia Scrigner -- Soviet investigations of memory development / John A. Meacham -- Memory in the context of cognitive development : the Piagetian approach / Lynn S. Liben -- The role of memory as a system in making transitive inferences / Tom Trabasso -- Memory and metamemory development in educable retarded children / Joseph C. Campione and Ann L. Brown -- Memory development and educational processes / William D. Rohwer, Jr. and Frank N. Dempster -- The instructional approach to developmental cognitive research / John M. Belmont and Earl C. Butterfield.

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