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The Resource Comparative Methods in Psychology

Comparative Methods in Psychology

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Comparative Methods in Psychology
Title
Comparative Methods in Psychology
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eng
Summary
First published in 1980. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
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non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Crosscurrents in Contemporary Psychology Series
Comparative Methods in Psychology
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Comparative Methods in Psychology
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
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Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Series Prologue -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. On Comparison in Psychology -- Introduction -- Principal and Derivative Comparisons -- Emerging Principles of Comparison in Psychology -- References -- PART I: PRINCIPAL COMPARISONS -- 2. Perspectives on Animal Behavior Comparisons -- Introduction -- Comparative Psychology -- Comparative Ethology -- Concluding Comment -- References -- 3. Developmental Comparisons -- I. History and Theory -- Introduction -- Definition and Scope -- Developmental Theory and Comparative Research -- Concluding Remarks -- References -- II. Methodology and Research -- Introduction -- Sources of Developmental Research Questions -- Strategies of Comparison -- A Critical Weakness in Developmental Comparisons -- Solutions to Problems of Developmental Comparisons -- Description and Explanation -- Theory and Research -- Summary -- References -- 4. Cross-Cultural Comparisons -- Introduction -- Historical Background -- "Culture" and the "Emic-Etic" Issue -- Theory-Testing: A Controversy of Fundamentals -- Contrasting Styles: Cross-Cultural Psychology and Psychological Anthropology -- Major Types of Cross-Cultural Comparative Studies -- Retrospect and Prospect -- References -- Appendix -- 5. Statistical Issues and Comparative Methods -- Introduction -- General Issues -- Problems in Developmental and Intact-Group Comparisons -- Conclusion -- References -- PART II: DERIVATIVE COMPARISONS -- 6. Comparative Perspectives on Ethology and Behavioral Development -- Introduction -- Genetic and Experiential Influences on Behavior -- A Closer Look at Select Aspects of Perceptual Development -- Species-Specific and Species-General Perceptions -- Conclusion -- References -- 7. Cross-Cultural Developmental Psychology -- Introduction -- Origins: Historical and Philosophical -- Methodology
  • Arenas of Cross-Cultural Developmental Comparison -- Conclusion -- Endnote 1: Child and "Primitive" -- Endnote 2: Culture and Concepts of Development -- Endnote 3: Intra-Cultural Developmental Psychology -- References -- Biographical Notes -- Author Index -- Subject Index
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