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Food and Psychological Development

  • Hanǔs Papoušek

Abstract

In this discussion I would like to invite the audience to look into the world of human infancy to which I have devoted the last two decades in research. Infancy: the stage in life where a steep gain in body weight is observed, where a full and balanced diet is needed to meet the demands of growth, and where the complex preverbal cognitive processes have been shown to be affected by the quality and quantity of nutrition during this period.

Keywords

Acoustic Signal Exploratory Behavior Psychological Development Fundamental Cognitive Process Internal Environment 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hanǔs Papoušek
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck Institute for Psychiatry8-Munich-23West Germany

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