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

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

by Arnold Gesell, Frances L. Ilg, Louise Bates Ames
     
 

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 DetailsSee more details below

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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

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568215679
Publisher:
Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date:
07/07/1977
Series:
Master Work Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
444
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 Gesell3
1How the Mind Grows6
2The Cycle of Child Development17
3Every Child an Individual31
4The Changing Culture47
5Before the Baby is Born59
6A Good Start68
7Self-Regulation and Cultural Guidance79
8Four Weeks Old88
9Sixteen Weeks Old96
10Twenty-Eight Weeks Old104
11Forty Weeks Old112
12One Year Old120
13Fifteen Months Old128
14Eighteen Months Old139
15Two Years Old153
16Two and a Half Years Old164
17Three Years Old180
18Three and a Half Years Old190
19Four Years Old199
20Five Years Old211
21Parent and Child219
22The Growth Complex225
23Nursery School Behavior and Techniques287
24Adaptation to Individual Differences367
Epilogue375
Appendix A. Suggested Toys, Play Materials, and Equipment383
Appendix B. Books for Children391
Appendix C. Selected Readings400
Index409

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