ERIK ERIKSON & JEAN PIAGET.
Describes Erikson's theory of stages in affective development & Piaget's theory of cognitive development & shows complementary aspects.
PLAY IN EDUCATION.
Significance & roles of play in child development, creativity, socialization, cognition, symbolism, rules-learning, modeling, fantasies.
B.F. SKINNER & JEAN PIAGET.
Compares views on human development of behavioral & cognitive psychologists, major contributions, applications, limitations, testing.
Discusses developmental theorists incl. Piaget & Vygotsky, Selman, Fiske, Newman & Newman. Key themes. Attitude development & attribution theory. Conflict resolution. New research.
JEAN PIAGET & ERIK ERIKSON.
Compares developmental theories. Deterministic vs. organistic approaches, stages, cognition, identity. Table.
Counseling Issues & The Grieving Process
This research discusses counseling issues related to the grieving process. Relevant issues presented include the following: the grief process; pathological grieving; therapy for grief reactions; child and adolescent experience with death and grieving; and the adult grief process. This is followed by a summary and conclusions.
COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENTAL THEORY.
Analyzes significance of questions asked by & information-processing of 3-year-olds & 5-year-olds, focusing on aging, the moon, where babies come from.
ADOLESCENT SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT.
Theories of Jean Piaget, Laurence Kohlberg & Erik Erikson on stages of moral & psychosocial development & impact on adulthood.
PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION.
Discusses purpose and benefits of education. Educational goals and methods. Relationship between education and truth, the role of human nature in the educational process, the pedagogical environment, and the optimal content of educational curricula. Views of Aristotle and Plato regarding the quality of education. Epistemology. Descartes. Hume. Nietzsche.