The Development of the Mediated Mind: Sociocultural Context and Cognitive Development

Synopsis

This is a festschrift for Katherine Nelson, an NYU professor who was a pioneer in infant perception and memory. The "mediated mind" is a term coined by Dr. Nelson and it refers to how cognitive development is mediated by the sociocultural context, including language and social interaction. The book should be of interest to cognitive development researchers and readers interested in new perspectives on the relation between mind and culture development.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Joan M. Lucariello
  • Judith A. Hudson
  • Robyn Fivush
  • Patricia J. Bauer
  • Jean M. Mandler
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Mahwah, NJ
Publication year:
  • 2004