Longitudinal Research on Individual Development
Present Status and Future Perspectives
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Longitudinal Research on Individual Development by David Magnusson
Book DescriptionLongitudinal research is an essential element in the investigation of human development over time, with considerable advantages over more widely used cross-sectional research designs. This book examines the scope for longitudinal studies in a range of developmental fields, emphasizing the advantages of this approach for the investigation of causal mechanisms and processes and the dynamics of development over the lifespan. It also discusses methodological issues and some of the practical and ethical problems that longitudinal research may present. The distinguished contributors review normal and disordered development in the emotional, cognitive and social domains, including valuable discussions of gene-environment interactions, the maturation of the human brain, and issues relating to ageing.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521034531
(228mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 14-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author David Magnusson
Studying Individual Development in an Interindividual Context, Hardback (December 2002)
During the 1990s there was increased awareness of the limitations of standard approaches to the study of development. When the focus is on variables and relationships, the individual is easily lost. This title describes an alternative, person-orientated approach.
Problems and Methods in Longitudinal Research, Paperback (March 1994)
An analysis of data treatment methodology for longitudinal research studies.
Longitudinal Research on Individual Development, Hardback (November 1993)» View all books by David Magnusson
This book examines the scope for longitudinal studies in a range of developmental fields.
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