* Critically review 10 recent empirical research articles on one of the social development topics
listed below. Organize your review, using headings, in terms of the conceptual issues addressed
by the research, making sure to point out the contribution of
Sins of the Child Visited Upon Parents
Who is responsible or accountable for the childs actions?
The child is accountable for the crimes, but the parents are responsible since the child is by law,
When are children old enough to decide for thems
HOW DO PEOPLE WRITE CRITICAL REVIEWS OF RESEARCH?
Read the article by Pellegrini AD & Smith PK (1998). Physical activity play: The
nature and function of a neglected aspect of play. Child Development, 69, 577598.
In some ways, this is like the paper you w
C hild Development, J u n e 1998, Volume 69, N u m b e r 3 , P ages 577-598
P hysical Activity Play: The Nature and Function of a N eglected
Aspect of P lay
A . D. P ellegrini a nd P eter K . S m i t h
In this review, we consider the n ature and possible
Child Development, July/August 2003, Volume 74, Number 4, Pages 10581063
Integrating Biological, Behavioral, and Social Levels of Analysis in Early Child
Development: Progress, Problems, and Prospects
Douglas A. Granger and Katie T. Kivlighan
Child Development, July/August 2003, Volume 74, Number 4, Pages 10061020
Morning-to-Afternoon Increases in Cortisol Concentrations for Infants and
Toddlers at Child Care: Age Differences and Behavioral Correlates
Sarah E. Watamura, Bonny Donzella, Jan Alw
Child Development, July/August 2003, Volume 74, Number 4, Pages 10211033
Child Care Quality Matters: How Conclusions May Vary With Context
John M. Love, Linda Harrison, Abraham Sagi-Schwartz, Marinus H. van IJzendoorn, Christine Ross, Judy A.
Child Development, July/August 2003, Volume 74, Number 4, Pages 9761005
Does Amount of Time Spent in Child Care Predict Socioemotional Adjustment
During the Transition to Kindergarten?
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Early Child C
Online Readings in Psychology and Culture, Unit 11, Chapter 3 Vandermass-Peler, M. (2002). Cultural
variations in parental support of children's play. In W. J. Lonner, D. L. Dinnel, S. A. Hayes, & D. N.
Sattler (Eds.), Online Readings in Psychology and Cu
DAY CARE: BENEFICIAL OR DETRIMENTAL?
Read a pair of articles - the empirical study and its critique:
a. NICHD Early Child Care Research Network (2003). Does amount of time spent in child care
predict socioemotional adjustment during the transition to kind
Child Development, January/February 2004, Volume 75, Number 1, Pages 110 122
Adult Attachment, Parent Emotion, and Observed Parenting Behavior:
Mediator and Moderator Models
Emma K. Adam, Megan R. Gunnar, and Akiko Tanaka
In a middle-class sample of mothe
PSYC 414 SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT Syllabus
Frances E. Aboud
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