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MA class notes - Middle Adulthood Ch 21 22 Cognitive...

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Middle Adulthood Cognitive Development Seattle Longitudinal Study (1956) Abilities that peak during middle-age: o o Verbal memory o o Inductive reasoning Decline: o Intelligence Cross-sectional o o Peaks in Early Adulthood o Cohort effects: o Flynn Effect Flynn Effect Education IQ: Nature vs. Nurture o Flynn Effect o Language studies o Nature: o o John Horn o Facts o Fluid o o Processing o
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Robert Analytic o o Attention, memory, strategies Creative o Practical o Everyday problem solving o Social Development Erikson Generativity v. Stagnation Generativity: Types o Biological o o Work o Mid-life crisis Majority of people in middle adulthood do not experience a crisis o o Women Careers: Rewards of work o Tangible o Intrinsic o o Pride, friendship Job satisfaction increases o Positive Changes: o o Positions Challenges: o o Technology o
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Social Development: Relationships
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