the comparative approach to the concept of development that relates multiple modes of functioning to different levels of organisation and integration rather than relating to a single line of chronological development. It is found in the recapitulation theory of Heinz Werner.

FORMAL PARALLELISM: "Formal parallelism is a comparative approach."
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