P B Baltes

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Human Development
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint On the incomplete architecture of human ontogeny. Selection, optimization, and compensation as foundation of developmental theory
    P B Baltes
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Am Psychol 52:366-80. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint A systemic-wholistic view of psychological functioning in very old age: introduction to a collection of articles from the Berlin Aging Study
    P B Baltes
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:395-409. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Wisdom. A metaheuristic (pragmatic) to orchestrate mind and virtue toward excellence
    P B Baltes
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Am Psychol 55:122-36. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Profiles of psychological functioning in the old and oldest old
    J Smith
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:458-72. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Intellectual functioning in old and very old age: cross-sectional results from the Berlin Aging Study
    U Lindenberger
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:410-32. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Selection, optimization, and compensation as strategies of life management: correlations with subjective indicators of successful aging
    A M Freund
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 13:531-43. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Walking while memorizing: age-related differences in compensatory behavior
    K Z Li
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Sci 12:230-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint The strong connection between sensory and cognitive performance in old age: not due to sensory acuity reductions operating during cognitive assessment
    U Lindenberger
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 16:196-205. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint [Allocation of cognitive resources during the simultaneous performance of cognitive and sensorimotor tasks]
    R T Krampe
    Max Planck Institut für Bildungsforschung, Berlin
    Nervenarzt 74:211-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Seeds of wisdom: adolescents' knowledge and judgment about difficult life problems
    M Pasupathi
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Dev Psychol 37:351-61. 2001

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint On the incomplete architecture of human ontogeny. Selection, optimization, and compensation as foundation of developmental theory
    P B Baltes
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Am Psychol 52:366-80. 1997
    ..This goal is increasingly more difficult to attain as human development is extended into advanced old age...
  2. ncbi request reprint A systemic-wholistic view of psychological functioning in very old age: introduction to a collection of articles from the Berlin Aging Study
    P B Baltes
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:395-409. 1997
    ..This finding supports the use of BASE data for the intended systemic-wholistic analyses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Wisdom. A metaheuristic (pragmatic) to orchestrate mind and virtue toward excellence
    P B Baltes
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Am Psychol 55:122-36. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Profiles of psychological functioning in the old and oldest old
    J Smith
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:458-72. 1997
    ..Consistent with theoretical propositions about a "4th age" and the incomplete architecture of life span development (P.B. Baltes, 1997) the oldest old appear to have a distinct and less desirable psychological profile...
  5. ncbi request reprint Intellectual functioning in old and very old age: cross-sectional results from the Berlin Aging Study
    U Lindenberger
    Center for Psychology and Human Development, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and Education, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 12:410-32. 1997
    ..Results suggest that aging-induced biological factors are a prominent source of individual differences in intelligence in old and very old age...
  6. ncbi request reprint Selection, optimization, and compensation as strategies of life management: correlations with subjective indicators of successful aging
    A M Freund
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 13:531-43. 1998
    ..The relationships obtained were robust even after controlling for other measures of successful mastery such as personal life investment, neuroticism, extraversion, openness, control beliefs, intelligence, subjective health, or age...
  7. ncbi request reprint Walking while memorizing: age-related differences in compensatory behavior
    K Z Li
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Sci 12:230-7. 2001
    ..The results have broad implications for systemic theories of cognitive and sensorimotor aging, and the costs and benefits of assistive devices and environmental support for older populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint The strong connection between sensory and cognitive performance in old age: not due to sensory acuity reductions operating during cognitive assessment
    U Lindenberger
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 16:196-205. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Allocation of cognitive resources during the simultaneous performance of cognitive and sensorimotor tasks]
    R T Krampe
    Max Planck Institut für Bildungsforschung, Berlin
    Nervenarzt 74:211-8. 2003
    ..We argue that adaptive resource allocation in everyday sensorimotor performance is an instance of intelligent behavior that is insufficiently represented in extant psychometric tests...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seeds of wisdom: adolescents' knowledge and judgment about difficult life problems
    M Pasupathi
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Dev Psychol 37:351-61. 2001
    ..As expected, adolescents' performance varied as a function of criterion and gender. These results hold implications for research on adolescent development and for the development of wisdom-related knowledge and judgment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Memorizing while walking: increase in dual-task costs from young adulthood to old age
    U Lindenberger
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 15:417-36. 2000
    ..98 standard deviation units for middle-aged and 1.47 standard deviation units for old adults. It is argued that sensory and motor aspects of behavior are increasingly in need of cognitive control with advancing age...
  12. ncbi request reprint Short-term fluctuations in elderly people's sensorimotor functioning predict text and spatial memory performance: The Macarthur Successful Aging Studies
    S Li
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Gerontology 47:100-16. 2001
    ....