Cognitive Development

New Research From Psychological Science

Read about the latest research published in Psychological Science. Common DNA Markers Can Account for More Than Half of the Genetic Influence on Cognitive Abilities Robert Plomin, Claire M. A. Haworth, Emma L. Meaburn, Thomas S. Price, Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium, and Oliver S. P. Davis Although past research has More

Cristine Legare

Director of the Cognition, Culture, and Development Lab The University of Texas at Austin www.cristinelegare.com What does your research focus on? My work reflects my commitment to interdisciplinary approaches to the study of cognitive development. My research program draws upon diverse theoretical and methodological insights from cognitive science, cultural psychology More

Peggy L. St. Jacques

Harvard University www.people.fas.harvard.edu/~pstjacques What does your research focus on? My research examines the cognitive and neural mechanisms that support autobiographical memory; how memory is affected by age and emotion, and how memory retrieval influences how memories are subsequently retrieved. What drew you to this line of research and why is More

Ecco come aumentare il Qi dei bambini (Increasing Children’s IQ)

La Stampa: Olio di pesce, asili di qualità e letture interattive sono la chiave per aumentare l’intelligenza dei bambini. A dirlo, una nuova ricerca pubblicata sulla rivista Perspectives on Psychological Science e proveniente dalla New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. Secondo le analisi degli scienziati More