chapter  4
Developmental Science: Three Audacious Implications
WithRobert B. Cairns
Pages 14

This chapter addresses three audacious implications of the holisticdevelopmental framework. The descriptor “audacious” applies for a couple of reasons. In some contexts, the definition is “extremely bold, original, and inventive.” In others, it means “brazen and insolent.” Depending on one’s perspective, either meaning may apply to the primary implications of developmental science.