Research a Topic in Developmental Psychology

  1. For this research paper, you can choose a developmental psychology topic of interest and report on it.
  2. Maybe you’re interested in language development, how attachment in infancy affects later life relationships, how children decide on the trustworthiness of adults, mathematical development, etc.
  3. For this paper, you will identify your topic and discuss what scientific research has been done on it. What research has been conducted? Are there theories in addition to the evidence? How do researchers make sense of the phenomena?   What have scientists found?

You should find and cite 3-5 scientific journal articles (NOT WEBSITES).

Where to find journal articles:

1) http://mvc.edu/library/a_z.cfm#p1 and use the psychology database to find articles.

2) scholar.google.com and find FREE articles.

SUMMARIZE THE ARTICLES (PUT EVERYTHING IN YOUR OWN WORDS) AND CITE THE ARTICLES!!

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