Toward an Experimental Ecology of Human Development.

@article{Bronfenbrenner1977TowardAE,
  title={Toward an Experimental Ecology of Human Development.},
  author={Urie Bronfenbrenner},
  journal={American Psychologist},
  year={1977},
  volume={32},
  pages={513-531}
}
A broader approach to research in hu- j man development is proposed that focuses on the pro- \ gressive accommodation, throughout the life span, between the growing human organism and the changing environments in which it actually lives and grows. \ The latter include not only the immediate settings containing the developing person but also the larger social contexts, both formal and informal, in which these settings are embedded. In terms of method, the approach emphasizes the use of rigorousj… 
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