Development theory

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(Biol.) the doctrine that animals and plants possess the power of passing by slow and successive stages from a lower to a higher state of organization, and that all the higher forms of life now in existence were thus developed by uniform laws from lower forms, and are not the result of special creative acts. See the Note under Darwinian.

See also: Development

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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To effectively counsel working mothers, we suggest counselors examine personal beliefs, utilize appropriate and supportive interventions, integrate career development theory and interventions into their counseling approach, and include empowerment and action-oriented activities.
Piaget developed a moral development theory which explains development of moral judgment among children.
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The theory of development has been defeated, in one sense means putting the food in hungers mouth, creating a shelter for the homeless people or even giving money to those who haven't money, but when ever development described as in awreness from oppresion and cruelty , post development theory could be recognized successful in enabling individuals in attempt to create a better life for your self and those around, finally it could be said that potential of the post-development theory is running an organic system of cultural improvement or real development which only could be achieved with more interaction with those have local knowledge, diversity, equality and justice [3].
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Chomsky developed the cognitive development theory. Attention to this theory has increased dramatically since the middle of the twentieth century.
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