Encyclopedia of Child Behavior and Development by Sam Goldstein

Encyclopedia of Child Behavior and Development

EditorSam Goldstein, Jack A. Naglieri

Hardcover | November 23, 2010

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This major reference work breaks new ground as an electronic resource for students, educators, researchers, and professionals. Encyclopedic in breath, textbook in depth, Child Behavior and Development serves as a reference repository of knowledge in the field as well as a frequently updated conduit of new knowledge long before such information trickles down from research to standard textbooks. Presented in A to Z format, the Encyclopedia of Child Behavior and Development consists of three volumes that address the major conceptual areas of child development: learning, behavior, and emotions. Taking advantage of the techniques offered by the electronic medium, the Encyclopedia of Child Behavior and Development offers an extensive cross-referencing system that facilitates speedy search and retrieval of information.

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Sam Goldstein, Ph.D., is a member of the faculty at the University of Utah and George Mason University and in private practice at the Neurology, Learning and Behavior Center (N.L.B.C.) in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is on staff at the University Neuropsychiatric Institute. He earned a B.S. from Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, an MA from M...

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Title:Encyclopedia of Child Behavior and DevelopmentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pages, 10.24 × 7.68 × 0 inPublished:November 23, 2010Publisher:Springer USLanguage:English

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Proposed Topics American Association on MentalDeficiency Classification SystemAbecedarian ProjectAbnormalities, NeurophysiologicalAbsence SeizuresAbstract ThinkingAbused ChildrenAcademic AssessmentAcademic LanguageAcademic SkillsAcetylcholine Achondroplasia Adaptive BehaviorAdditive Free DietAdoptionAffective DisordersAffective EducationAggressionAgraphiaAicardi SyndromeAlbinism Albright's Hereditary Osteodystrophy(Pseudo Hypoparathyroidism)Alcohol AbuseAlexiaAllergyAmblyopia American Sign LanguageAmericans with Disabilities ActAmniocentesis AnencephalyAngelman SyndromeAnorexia NervosaAnosmiaAnticonvulsantsAntihistaminesAntisocial BehaviorAntisocial PersonalityAnxietyAnxiety DisordersApgar Rating ScaleAphasiaApneaApplied Behavioral AnalysisAptitude TestingArithmeticArithmetic RemediationArmy Group ExaminationsArthritis, JuvenileArticulation DisordersArt TherapyAsphyxia Assistive DevicesAssociative Learning Astigmatism AtaxiaAthetosisAttention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderAttentionAttributionAudiogramAudiologyAudiometryAuditory DiscriminationAuditory PerceptionAuditory ProcessingAuditory-Visual IntegrationAugmentative CommunicationAutismAutistic BehaviorAutomaticityAutonomic ReactivityAversive StimulusBabinski ReflexBase RateBattered Child SyndromeBehavioral AssessmentBehavioral ConsultationBehavioral ObservationBehavior DisordersBehavior ModelingBehavior ModificationBehavior TherapyBenadryl BenzedrineBibliotherapyBiofeedbackBiological Basis of Emotional DisordersBiological Basis of Learning and MemoryBirth InjuriesBirth OrderBirth TraumaBlindismsBliss SymbolsBobath MethodBody TypesBorderline Personality DisorderBraille Brain DamageBrain Disorders Brainstem AudiometryBrittle Bone Disease (OsteogenesisImperfecta)Broca's Aphasia BruxismBulimia NervosaCafé Aulait SpotsChildhood CancerCardiac DisordersCataractsCatecholaminesComputerized Axial TomographyCentral Auditory DysfunctionCentral Processing DysfunctionsCerebellar DisordersCerebral DominanceCerebral Function (Lateralization)Cerebral InfarctionCerebral LesionCerebral PalsyChemical DependencyChemotherapyChild AbuseChild DevelopmentChildhood Aphasia Childhood PsychosisChildhood SchizophreniaChlorpromazineCholinesteraseChorea Chromosome Chromosome AbnormalitiesCloze Technique (Fluttering)Cognitive DevelopmentCognitive StrategiesCognitive StylesColitisCollaborative Perinatal ProjectColor BlindnessCommunication DisordersCompetency TestingComputer Assisted InstructionConcept FormationConcrete OperationsConditioningConduct DisorderConductive Hearing LossCongenital DisordersCongenital Word BlindnessConvergent ThinkingControl GroupCoprolalia Cornelia Delange SyndromeCreativityCreativity TestsCri Due Chat SyndromeCriterion Reference TestingCritical Developmental PeriodsCrouzon's SyndromeCryptophyceae Cuinsenare RodsCulture Fare Testing Curriculum Based AssessmentCystic FibrosisCylertCytomegalovirus Daily Living SkillsDandy-Walker SyndromeDaydreamDeafDeaf-BlindDelinquencyDendrightsDepakeneDepressionDesensitizationDevelopmental ApraxiaDevelopmental DelayDevelopmental DisabilitiesDevelopmental DyslexiaDevelopmental MilestonesDevelopmental NormsDeviation I.Q.DexedrineDiabetesDiagnostic and Statistical Manual ofMental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR)DiazepamDichotic ListeningDilantinDiplopia DisabilityDisciplineDiscriminant AnalysisDiscrimination LearningDistractibilityDivorceDopamineDouble Blind DesignDowns Syndrome Drug AbuseDrug TherapyDue Process in EducationDwarfismDyscalculia DysgraphiaDyskinesiaDyslogic SyndromeDysmetria DysmorphiaDysnomiaDysphagia Eating DisordersEcholaliaEchopraxiaEchological AssessmentEEG AbnormalitiesElavilElective MutismElectroencephalograph Emotional DisordersEmotional LabilityEncephalitisEncopresisEndorphinsEngramsEnuresisEpicanthic FoldEpidemiologyEpinephrineErrorless LearningEtiology of Genetic DisordersEugenicsExpressive Dysphasia ExtinctionEye-Hand CoordinationFacilitated CommunicationFactor AnalysisFamilial Dysautonomia Family TherapyFebrile ConvulsionsFeingold DietFeral ChildrenFernald MethodFetal Alcohol SyndromeFilial TherapyFood AdditivesFragile X SyndromeFunctional AssessmentGait DisturbancesGalactosemia Gaze AversionGeneralizationGenetic TransmissionGenetic VariationGenius Gerstmann SyndromeGesell Developmental Schedulesg-factor TheoryGifted and TalentedGlial CellsGrade EquivalentsGrade RetentionGraphesthesia GrievingGroup HomesGroup TherapyGuillian-Barré SyndromeHabituationHaldolHandednessHandwritingHawthorne EffectHemiparesis Hemispherectomy HemophiliaHeredityHomeworkHunter's Syndrome(Mucopolysaccharidoses)Huntington's KoreaHurler's SyndromeHydrocephalusHyperkinesisHyperlexiaHyperopiaHypertelorism HyperthyroidismHypertoniaHypnosis HypoactivityHypoglycemiaHypothyroidismHypotoniaHypoxiaIdiot SavantImpulsivityInborn Errors of MetabolismIndividuals with Disabilities Education ActInformation ProcessingIntelligenceIntelligence QuotientIntelligence, EmotionalIntelligence TestingIntelligent TestingInternational Classification of DiseasesJoubert SyndromeJuvenile Cerebral Macular DegenerationJuvenile DelinquencyKaryotypeKasper Hauser ChildrenKlinefelter's SyndromeLanguage DisordersLanguage TherapyLead PoisoningLearned HelplessnessLearning DisabilitiesLearning StylesLeft HandednessLeukemiaLibriumLing MethodLiteracyLocus of ControlLouis-Barr SyndromeLowe SyndromeMainstreamingMaladaptive BehaviorMalnutritionManual CommunicationMarasmus Marfan SyndromeMathematicsMinimal Brain Dysfunction SyndromeMegavitamin TherapyMellaril Memory DisordersMeningitisMeningomyelocele Mental AgeMental IllnessMental RetardationMetacognitionMetabolic DisordersMicrocephalyMinor Physical AnomaliesMontessori MethodMotivationMovigenicsMultiple SclerosisMulti-sensory InstructionMuscular DystrophyMutismNarcolepsyNature versus NurtureNegative ReinforcementNeurofibromatosisNeurolinguistic ProgrammingNeurological Impress MethodNeuropsychologyNon-verbal Learning DisabilityNoonan's SyndromeNormal CurveNorm Referenced TestingNuclear Magnetic Resonance ImagingObesityObservational LearningObsessive Compulsive DisorderOccupational TherapyOperant ConditioningOral Language Oral ReadingOral CommunicationOrthopsychiatryOrton-Gillingham Reading MethodOtolaryngology OtologyOtosclerosisOvercorrectionPalmer CreaseParaplegiaParentingPatterningPeer RelationshipsPeer TutoringPerceptual SkillsPerceptual Deficit HypothesisPerceptual TrainingPerinatal ImpairmentsPerseverationPersonalityPhenobarbitalPhenothiazinePhenylketonuria PhobiasPhonologyPhysical AnomaliesPhysiotherapyPiagetian Approach to EducationPicaPituitary GlandPlaceboPlacentaPlantar ReflexPlasticityPlayPlay TherapyPolydipsiaPositive PracticePositive ReinforcementPoverty and DevelopmentPrater Willi SyndromePragmaticsPrecision TeachingPremack PrinciplePrematurityPreschoolPrimary Immunodeficiency DisordersProsopagnosia PsychoanalysisPsychodramaPsycholinguisticsPsychomotor seizuresPsychosomaticPsychotherapyPsychotropic DrugsPunishmentPygmalion EffectQuadriplegia Rare Diseases (Selection of rare diseases, each briefly described. This could be listed under this section or each listed separately, e.g., Macroglossia, McUne-Albright Syndrome, Treacher-Collins Syndrome, etc.).Reaction TimeReadingReading DisordersReality Therapy Receptive Language Disorders Recreational TherapyRehabilitation Act of 1973ReliabilityRemedial ReadingResource RoomRespite CareResponse GeneralizationRetentionRetinitis PigmentosaRetrolental Fibroplasia Rett SyndromeReversals in Reading and WritingReye's SyndromeRH Factor IncompatibilityRight Hemisphere SyndromeRorschachRubellaSchizencephalySchool PhobiaSchool PsychologyScoliosisSeckel SyndromeSeizure DisordersSelf-ConceptSelf-Injurious BehaviorSelf-StimulationSensory Neuro Hearing LossSensory Integrative TherapySeparation AnxietySix Differences in Learning AbilitiesSingle Subject Research DesignSnellen ChartSocial DarwinismSocial Learning TheorySocial SkillsSociodramaSocioeconomic StatusSociogramSociometric TechniquesSociopathy Soft Neurological SignsSpasticitySpecial Education SpeechSpeech Language PathologistSpeech TherapySpelling DisabilitiesSpina BifidaSpinal Cord InjuriesSplit BrainSteinhardt's DiseaseStereotypism Stimulant DrugsStimulus DeprivationStrabismusStrephosymboliaStressStutteringSubstance AbuseSubstantia NigraSuicideSynapsesSydenham's ChoreaTachistoscopeTaxonomiesTay-Sach's SyndromeTegretolTemperamentTemper TantrumTeratogenTest AnxietyThalidomideThorazineThought DisordersTics TofranilToken EconomiesTourette's SyndromeTranquilizersTransfer of TrainingTransitionTraumatic Brain InjuryTriarchic Theory of IntelligenceTrichotillomaniaTrisomy 18Tuberous SclerosisTurner's SyndromeValiumValproic AcidVelo-Cardio-Facial SyndromeVelopharyngeal InadequacyVisual Motor SkillsVisual ImpairmentVisual PerceptionVocabularyWild Boy of AveyroneWord BlindnessWritten LanguageWriting DisordersX Link Dominant InheritanceX Link Recessive InheritanceXYY SyndromeZygosity

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From the reviews:"This comprehensive encyclopaedia is promoted as a one-stop reference on the subject of child development and behaviour and is aimed at undergraduates, researchers, practitioners and professionals in the field. . The encyclopaedia consists of extensive and expert articles on many aspects of child behaviour and development written by more than 450 academic contributors . . this is a brilliant resource, with its option of online access, for any academic library." (Penny Dade, Reference Reviews, Vol. 25 (6), 2011)