Infant & Child In The Culture (Revised) / Edition 1

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A guide for parents to provide a detailed understanding of the physical and mental states of children from infancy to nursery school. Covering the first five years of life, typical child development including behaviour profiles, depicting physical and psychological states are documented. Product Details

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781568215679
  • Publisher: Aronson, Jason Inc.
  • Publication date: 7/7/1977
  • Series: Master Work Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 444
  • Sales rank: 1,358,056
  • Product dimensions: 5.84 (w) x 8.48 (h) x 1.31 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the New Edition
Preface to the Revised Edition
A salute to the late Arnold Gesell 3
1 How the Mind Grows 6
2 The Cycle of Child Development 17
3 Every Child an Individual 31
4 The Changing Culture 47
5 Before the Baby is Born 59
6 A Good Start 68
7 Self-Regulation and Cultural Guidance 79
8 Four Weeks Old 88
9 Sixteen Weeks Old 96
10 Twenty-Eight Weeks Old 104
11 Forty Weeks Old 112
12 One Year Old 120
13 Fifteen Months Old 128
14 Eighteen Months Old 139
15 Two Years Old 153
16 Two and a Half Years Old 164
17 Three Years Old 180
18 Three and a Half Years Old 190
19 Four Years Old 199
20 Five Years Old 211
21 Parent and Child 219
22 The Growth Complex 225
23 Nursery School Behavior and Techniques 287
24 Adaptation to Individual Differences 367
Epilogue 375
Appendix A. Suggested Toys, Play Materials, and Equipment 383
Appendix B. Books for Children 391
Appendix C. Selected Readings 400
Index 409
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