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The Nature of Early Memory: An Adaptive Theory of the Genesis and Development of Memory
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The Nature of Early Memory: An Adaptive Theory of the Genesis and Development of Memory

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Howe, Mark L.
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-195-38141-2
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In this useful text, Mark L. Howe presents the most complete book-length exegesis of the research and theory concerning the emergence and development of declarative, long-term memory from birth through early adolescence. The book also contains the first presentation of Howe's theory that memory is an adaptive mechanism that is used to guide the development and survival of the organism in an initially novel, yet changing environment.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Howe, Mark L.
  • ISBN: 978-0-195-38141-2
  • Specialty:
    Psychology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 272
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

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