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Author Jean Piaget Society. Meeting (31st : 2001 : Berkeley, Calif.)

Title Biology and knowledge revisited : from neurogenesis to psychogenesis / edited by Sue Taylor Parker, Jonas Langer, Constance Milbrath
Published Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 2005


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 341 pages) : illustrations
Series Jean Piaget Symposium series
Jean Piaget Symposium series
Contents Piaget's legacy in cognitive constructivism, niche construction, and phenotype development and evolution ; Piaget's phenocopy model revisited: a brief history of ideas about the origins of adaptive genetic variations / Sue Taylor Parker -- Beyond Piaget's phenocopy : the baby in the Lamarckian bath / Terrence W. Deacon -- Human brain evolution : developmental perspectives / Kathleen Rita Gibson -- Cerebellar anatomy and function: from the corporeal to the cognitive / Carol Elizabeth MacLeod -- From mirror neurons to the shared manifold hypothesis : a neurophysiological account of intersubjectivity / Vittorio Gallese -- Plasticity, localization, and language development / Elizabeth Bates -- From ontogenesis to phylogenesis : what can child language tell us about language evolution? / Dan I. Slobin -- The emergence of Nicaraguan sign language : questions of development, acquisition, and evolution / Richard J. Senghas, Ann Senghas, and Jennie E. Pyers -- Can developmental disorders be used to bolster claims from evolutionary psychology? : a neuroconstructivist approach / Annette Karmiloff-Smith and Michael Thomas
Summary Based on the Annual Symposium of the Jean Piaget Society, "Biology and Knowledge Revisited" focuses on the classic issue of the relationship between nature and nurture in cognitive and linguistic development, and their neurological substrates
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Piaget, Jean, 1896-1980. Biologie et connaissance -- Congresses
Developmental neurobiology -- Congresses
Cognitive neuroscience -- Congresses
SCIENCE -- Cognitive Science.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Cognitive Psychology.
Cognitive neuroscience
Developmental neurobiology
Genre/Form Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Parker, Sue Taylor
Langer, Jonas
Milbrath, Constance, 1943-
ISBN 1410611973