The Ecology of Human Development by Urie Bronfenbrenner
Experiments by Nature and Design

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To understand the way children develop, Bronfenbrenner believes that it is necessary to observe their behavior in natural settings, while they are interacting with familiar adults over prolonged periods of time. His book offers an important blueprint for constructing a new and ecologically valid psychology of development.

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Urie Bronfenbrenner is Jacob Gould Schurmn Professor of Human Development and family Studies and of Psychology, Emeritus,Cornell University.
Published June 30, 2009 by Harvard University Press. 352 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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With acknowledgment to Kurt Lewin's ""topologies"" and Harry Stack Sullivan's interpersonal psychology--and perhaps unconscious homage to Jules Henry, that master of family psychopathology--Bronfenbrenner convinces us that parents, teachers, social scientists have all been blind to the fact that ...

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