The Development of the Person: Social Understanding, Relationships, Conscience, Self

  title={The Development of the Person: Social Understanding, Relationships, Conscience, Self},
  author={R. Thompson},
  • R. Thompson
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology
  • The development of social understanding, relationships, self, and conscience constitute the most important ways that early developing individuality intersects with the social world. These topics have also received the most concerted research attention by students of early development. This chapter summarizes research on these achievements, emphasizing: (1) the relational context in which early social and personality development unfolds, (2) psychological growth arises from the shared activity… CONTINUE READING
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