"Young children, particularly children under five years of age, have trouble with cognitive flexibility tasks that we would find really straightforward, really simple," said Gedeon Deák, a cognitive science professor at UC San Diego...Read More
Home page of Gedeon Deák, Professor of Cognitive Science and Human Development at the University of California, San Diego. Director of the Cognitive Development Lab.
Chang, L., de Barbaro, K., & Deák, G.O. (2016). Contingencies between infants' gaze, vocal, and manual actions and mothers' object-naming: longitudinal changes from 4 to 9 months. Developmental Neuropsychology.
Deák, G.O., & Wiseheart, M. (2015). Cognitive flexibility in young children: A general or task-specific capacity? Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 138, 31-53. doi:10.1016/j.jecp.2015.04.003
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