Home > Books > The Nature of Early Memory: An Adaptive Theory of the Genesis and Development of Memory
The Nature of Early Memory: An Adaptive Theory of the Genesis and Development of Memory
View PDF

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
  • Description
  • Details

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

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Biomedical Research Grants—UberResearch NEW! UberResearch is a searchable database of awarded research funding that includes more than 600,000 indexed records. And now it's available on the Ovid® platform!
JOTM
The Philosopher's Index The Philosopher's Index is a bibliographic database with informative author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in the fifteen fields of philosophy, published in journals and books since 1940.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Practice Evidence-Based Practice is a quarterly journal focused on topics relevant to the daily practice of family medicine and includes content addressing timely and pertinent questions related to patient care.
JOTM
Stroke An official journal of the American Heart Association, Stroke publishes reports of clinical and basic investigation of any aspect of the cerebral circulation and its diseases from many disciplines.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Shields' General Thoracic Surgery, 8th Edition
Your #1 resource for comprehensive coverage of both open and endoscopic surgical techniques, with commentary from more than 150 global experts in the field.

The Washington Manual of Echocardiography, 2nd Edition
Essential information you need to successfully perform and read echocardiograms, as well as to identify valvular heart disease, cardiac myopathies, and congenital anomalies.