Maternal responsiveness and cognitive development in children

Marc H. Bornstein, Catherine S. Tamis‐LeMonda

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Maternal responsiveness toward infants in the middle of the first year of life influences the growth of cognitive competence, apart from mothers' nonresponsive stimulation as well as infants' own information‐processing capacities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)49-61
Number of pages13
JournalNew directions for child and adolescent development
Issue number43
StatePublished - 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Psychology
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology


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