The following books and streaming video are only a sampling of the many resources available at Saint Francis University Library. For more, please search WorldCat Discovery by clicking the BOOKS button on the Library Home Page. Do an Advanced Search on the terms" Child Development," "Child Psychology,"and "Early Childhood"; or the names of individual theorists and topics.
Books Written About Child Development Theorists:
Coles, Robert (1970). Erik H. Erikson: The Growth of his Work 150.195 C68
Flavell, J.H. (1963). The Developmental Psychology of Jean Piaget 152.27 F58
Lillard, P. P. (1972). Montessori: A Modern Approach 371.3 L72
Maier, H. W. (1969). Three Theories of Child Development: The Contributions of Erik H. Erikson, Jean Piaget, and Robert R. Sears, and Their Applications 152.27 M21 Rev. ed.
Standing, E.M. (1959). Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work 923.7 M78
Books Written By Child Development Theorists:
Erikson, E. H. (1963). Childhood and Society 152.27 E68
Montessori, M. (1967). The Absorbent Mind 152.272 M78
Montessori, M. & Wolf, A.D. (1989). Peaceful Children, Peaceful World: The Challenge of Maria Montessori 370.115 M781
Piaget, J. (1954). The Construction of Reality in the Child 152.27 P57
Piaget, J. (1948). The Moral Judgement of the Child 152.27 P57a
Piaget, J. (1959). The Language and Thought of the Child 152.272 P57e
Vygotsky, L.S. & Cole, M. (1978). Mind in Society: The Development of Higher Psychological Processes 55.413 V996
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