psy 210 3-1-11

psy 210 3-1-11 - Language-system of symbols used to...

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PSY 210 3/1/11 Mesosystem Connections -parental and peer value conflict Exosystem Influences -Parental Employment Macrosystem Influences -Standards of attractiveness -traditional gender roles Adulthood and Aging -Grandparents (cultural differences in role: living longer, more wealthy) Cognition-the process of obtaining knowledge (thinking, memory, decision making)
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Unformatted text preview: Language-system of symbols used to communicate information and knowledge Perspectives on language and cognitive development -Linguistic relativity hypothesis= “Do people who speak different languages think about and experience the world differently?” Vygotskian Theory= “Talking to learn”-scaffolding...
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This document was uploaded on 10/26/2011 for the course PSY 210 at Miami University.

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