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The Resource The essential child : origins of essentialism in everyday thought, Susan A. Gelman

The essential child : origins of essentialism in everyday thought, Susan A. Gelman

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The essential child : origins of essentialism in everyday thought
Title
The essential child
Title remainder
origins of essentialism in everyday thought
Statement of responsibility
Susan A. Gelman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gelman, Susan A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF723.C27
LC item number
G45 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford series in cognitive development
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  • Categorization (Psychology) in children
  • Cognition in children
  • Children
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The essential child : origins of essentialism in everyday thought, Susan A. Gelman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-367) and indexes
Contents
Introduction to Part I: Notes on research methods -- The inductive potential of categories -- Hidden, nonobvious properties -- Children's conceptions of nature and nurture -- Causal explanations, causal determinism -- Conclusions to Part I -- What parents say--and do not say--about essences -- Essentialism in language -- Theory theories and DAM theories -- Unfinished business -- Why do we essentialize?
Control code
50091849
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 382 p.
Isbn
9780195154061
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002008635
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The essential child : origins of essentialism in everyday thought, Susan A. Gelman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-367) and indexes
Contents
Introduction to Part I: Notes on research methods -- The inductive potential of categories -- Hidden, nonobvious properties -- Children's conceptions of nature and nurture -- Causal explanations, causal determinism -- Conclusions to Part I -- What parents say--and do not say--about essences -- Essentialism in language -- Theory theories and DAM theories -- Unfinished business -- Why do we essentialize?
Control code
50091849
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 382 p.
Isbn
9780195154061
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002008635
Other physical details
ill.

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