Bob Siegler's Fall Class, 2017
85-710: Graduate Core: Developmental
Class Readings

Dr. Robert S. Siegler, rs7k@andrew.cmu.edu
Wed 1:30 - 4:30 ---- Baker Hall 342F
Site address: http://www.psy.cmu.edu/~siegler/readings-2017fall.html

Below are the class readings for 85-710, Fall, 2017. A pdf version of each reading can be accessed by clicking on the appropriate link in the listing below. If need be, click here for a free copy of Acrobat. Please note that HCD stands for the textbook How Children Develop, Fifth Edition, 2017, by Siegler, Saffran, Eisenberg, DeLoache, & Gershoff, and HCP-DS stands for the Handbook of Child Psychology and Developmental Science, 2015, edited by Liben, Müller, and Lerner.

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Date Topic Readings
9-6-17 Overview of Develpmental Psychology
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HCD, 5th Ed., Ch 1, Part A and Part B
Kreppner, et al., 2007

Dynarski, 2017

9-13-17 Theories of Developmental Psychology
HCD, 5th Ed, Ch 4, Part A and Part B
Diedrich, Thelen, Smith, & Corbetta, 2000
Piaget, 1952, Ch 1
Vygotsky, 1962, Ch 7, pp. 119-138.
9-20-17 Brain & Cognitive Development
Stiles, Brown, Haist, & Jernigan, 2015 (HCP-DS, Ch 2)
Boyce & Kobor, 2015
9-27-17 Development of Perception and Attention Johnson & Hannon, 2015 (HCP-DS, Ch 3)
Fisher, Godwin, & Seltman, 2014
10-4-17 Development of Motor Activity Adolph & Robison, 2015 (HCP-DS, Ch 4)
Adolph, et al., 2012
10-11-17 Language Development MacWhinney, 2015 (HCP-DS, Ch 8)
Thiessen, Kronstein, & Hufnagle, 2013
10-18-17 Conceptual Development HCD, 5th Ed, Ch 7, Part A and Part B
Rakison & Yermolayeva, 2010
Spelke & Kinzler, 2007
10-25-17 Midterm Psychology Computer Cluster, BH 332P
11-1-17 Memory Development Howe, 2015 (HCP-DS, Ch 6)
Ceci, Papierno & Kulkofsky, 2007
11-8-17 Learning and Problem Solving Keen, 2011
Siegler, 2005
Klahr & Nigam, 2004
11-15-17 Intelligence and Executive Functioning HCD, 5th Ed, Ch 8, Part A and Part B
Munakata, Snyder, & Chatham, 2012
Diamond, 2013
11-22-17 No Class Today -- Thanksgiving Break
11-29-17 Reading Development Lonigan, 2015 (HCP-DS, Ch 18)
Juel, 1988
12-6-17 Mathematical Development Siegler, 2016, Developmental Science
Lourenco & Longo, 2010
Fuchs, et al., 2013

12-14-17
1:30-3:00 pm

Final Exam - Psychology Computer Cluster, BH 332P
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