Research and Development

Category: Developmental Psychology

Developmental Narratology

Introduction Developing Narrative Structure edited by Allyssa McCabe and Carole Peterson, Event Representations, Narrative Development and Internal Working Models by Katherine Nelson, Coherence, Cohesion, and Context: Some Comparative Perspectives in Narrative Development by Maya Hickmann, Narrative Development: Six Approaches by Michael G. Bamberg, How Children Understand Stories: A Developmental Analysis by Nancy L. Stein, Transformation […]

Advancing Character Education with Interactive Storytelling and Adaptive Instructional Systems

Introduction Interactive stories can be utilized as classroom and homework exercises and activities for character education programs. Types of interactive stories include: guided play, role-playing games, the case method, decision games, simulations, literature and literary discussions, story-based items, digital gamebooks, interactive films, and serious games. The latter four types of interactive stories (story-based items, digital […]

Psychometric Artificial Intelligence

Natural Intelligence Handbook of Intelligence edited by Robert J. Sternberg, The Cambridge Handbook of Intelligence edited by Robert J. Sternberg and Scott Barry Kaufman, The Neuroscience of Intelligence by Richard J. Haier, Intelligence and Cognitive Abilities as Competencies in Development by Damian P. Birney and Robert J. Sternberg and A Computational Analysis of General Intelligence […]

Observational Learning

Introduction Observational Learning by Albert Bandura, Social Learning Theory by Albert Bandura and Richard H. Walters and Perspectives on Observational Learning in Animals by Thomas R. Zentall. GlossaryImitationImitative LearningObservational LearningSocial Learning Theory Programming by Demonstration Robot Learning from Human Teachers by Sonia Chernova and Andrea L. Thomaz, Robot Learning from Demonstration by Christopher G. Atkeson […]


Evolutionary Neuroscience Evolutionary Neuroscience edited by Jon H. Kaas, Evolution of the Brain and Intelligence by Harry Jerison, Structure and Evolution of Invertebrate Nervous Systems by Andreas Schmidt-Rhaesa, Steffen Harzsch and Günter Purschke, Brain Organization and the Origin of Insects: An Assessment by Nicholas J. Strausfeld, The Evolution of Brains from Early Mammals to Humans […]

Computer-aided and Automated Educational Counseling, Career Counseling and Human Resource Planning and Management

School Counseling Introduction to School Counseling by Robert J. Wright, Handbook of School Counseling by Hardin L. K. Coleman and Christine Yeh, Introduction to Professional School Counseling: Advocacy, Leadership, and Intervention by Jered B. Kolbert, Rhonda L. Williams, Leann M. Morgan, Laura M. Crothers and Tammy L. Hughes, Counseling in Schools: Essential Services and Comprehensive […]

Interactive Narrative and Identity

Psychology of Identity Handbook of Identity Theory and Research edited by Seth J. Schwartz, Koen Luyckx and Vivian L. Vignoles, The Oxford Handbook of Identity Development edited by Kate C. McLean and Moin U. Syed, Handbook of Self and Identity edited by Mark R. Leary and June P. Tangney, A Developmental Social Psychology of Identity: […]

Interactive Narrative and Motivation

Motivation A Theory of Human Motivation by Abraham H. Maslow, Human Motivation by David C. McClelland, Human Motivation: Metaphors, Theories, and Research by Bernard Weiner, Models of Motivation by Frederick Toates, Human Motivation and Social Cooperation: Experimental and Analytical Foundations by Ernst Fehr and Herbert Gintis, Interpersonal Processes: The Interplay of Cognitive, Motivational, and Behavioral […]

The Psychology of Friendships and Peer Relationships

Introduction The Development of Children's Friendships edited by Steven R. Asher and John M. Gottman, Children's Friendship Relations: A Meta-analytic Review by Andrew F. Newcomb and Catherine L. Bagwell, Friendships and Their Developmental Significance by Willard W. Hartup, Relationships and Development edited by Willard W. Hartup and Zick Rubin, How Children Become Friends by John […]

Experiential Learning

Introduction Experience and Education by John Dewey, Experience and Learning by Arthur W. Chickering, Experiential Learning: Experience as the Source of Learning and Development by David A. Kolb, Experiential Learning as the Science of Learning and Development by David A. Kolb, A Handbook of Reflective and Experiential Learning: Theory and Practice by Jennifer A. Moon, […]