BERKELEY GROWTH STUDY

n. an investigative study published into a book by Harold Jones and Nancy Bayley in 1941. This study sought to understand mental abilities of children at a particular age in life. Over a period of 50 years (starting in the late 20's), a group of children were followed and assessed on their long-term development.

BERKELEY GROWTH STUDY: "The Berkeley Growth Study is one of the most well-known long-term development investigations ever conducted, and it is still used as a reference today."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BERKELEY GROWTH STUDY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/berkeley-growth-study/ (accessed August 25, 2019).
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