Early Adulthood Cognitive Development - cognitive development in early adult


cognitive development in early adult

Because we spend so many years in adulthood (more than any other stage), cognitive changes are numerous during this period. In fact, research suggests that adult cognitive development is a complex, ever-changing process that may be even more active than cognitive development in infancy and early childhood (Fischer, Yan, & Stewart, 2003).

Adult Cognitive Development from a Lifespan Developmental Perspective1 K. Warner Schaie Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington Abstract: A fairly concise lifespan perspective is presented on what some would call normal cognitive aging.

begin to capture the richness and complexity of adult cognitive development and to offer a new story about what, how, and why adult cognitive development takes place over time. Ladders and Webs: Meta-Metaphors of Adult Cognitive Development The history of science shows that different meta-metaphors functioning as central mental.