David FOULKES's Children's Dreaming and the Development of Consciousness PDF

By David FOULKES

David Foulkes is without doubt one of the foreign leaders within the empirical learn of kid's dreaming, and a pioneer of sleep laboratory examine with teenagers. during this booklet, which distills a life of learn, Foulkes exhibits that dreaming as we mostly comprehend it--active tales within which the dreamer is an actor--appears particularly past due in formative years. This actual dreaming starts among the a long time of seven and nine. He argues that this past due improvement of dreaming indicates an both past due improvement of waking reflective self-awareness.

Foulkes deals a lively safeguard of the independence of the mental realm, and the legitimacy of learning it with no both psychoanalytic over-interpretation or neurophysiological reductionism.

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