Children with Down syndrome : a developmental perspective / edited by Dante Cicchetti, Marjorie Beeghly.

This volume offers a state-of-art review of what is known about young children with Down syndrome from a developmental perspective. The underlying theme of the book is that children with Down syndrome, despite their constitutional anomalies and their additional medical and biological problems, can b...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Cicchetti, Dante, (Editor), Beeghly, Marjorie, (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1990.
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Table of Contents:
  • Applying the developmental perspective to individuals with Down syndrome / Robert M. Hodapp, Edward Zigler
  • An organizational approach to the study of Down syndrome: contributions to an integrative theory of development / Dante Cicchetti, Marjorie Beeghly
  • Temperament and Down syndrome / Jody Ganiban, Sheldon Wagner, Date Cicchetti
  • Interactions between parents and their infants with Down syndrome / Jiri Berger
  • Attention, memory, and perception in infants with Down syndrome: a review and commentary / Sheldon Wagner, Jody Ganiban, Dante Cicchetti
  • Sensorimotor development of infants with Down syndrome / Carl J. Dunst
  • The growth of self-monitoring among young children with Down syndrome / Claire B. Kopp
  • Early conceptual development of children with Down syndrome / Carolyn B. Mervis
  • Language abilities in children with Down syndrome: evidence for a specific syntactic delay / Anne E. Fowler
  • Beyond Sensorimotor functioning: early communicative and play development of children with Down syndrome / Marjorie Beeghly, Bedonna Weiss-Perry, Dante Cicchetti
  • Peer relations of children with Down syndrome / Felicisima C. Serafica
  • Families of children with Down syndrome: ecological contexts and characteristics / Keith A. Crnic
  • Early intervention from a developmental perspective / Donna Spiker.