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The Early Development of Vagal Tone: Effects of Poverty and Elevated Contextual Risk  

Cathi Propper

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May 2012
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Sep 2012
This chapter will review what is known about the relation between living in conditions associated with poverty and the development of cardiac vagal tone in infants and young children. The ... More

Observational Methods in Studying Play  

Peter K. Smith

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Dec 2010
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Sep 2012
In this chapter I discuss the use of observational methods in the study of play, both in humans and non-human species. In the first part, I give a short history of observational methods, ... More

Qualitative Methods in Adult Development and Learning  

Jae Hoon Lim

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Sep 2011
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Sep 2012
This chapter reviews four major qualitative research methods—case study, grounded theory, generic qualitative research, and auto/biography/narrative research—frequently utilized in ... More

Research Design and Methods: Toward a Cumulative Developmental Science  

J. Steven Reznick

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Mar 2013
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Dec 2013
This chapter addresses problematic aspects of contemporary research in developmental psychology that impede progress toward the goal of establishing a cumulative developmental science. One ... More

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