Meaningful Differences in the Everyday Experience of Young American Children / Edition 1

Meaningful Differences in the Everyday Experience of Young American Children / Edition 1

by Betty Hart
     
 


More widely cited than ever before, this book presents findings on the disparities in daily interactions between parents and children of different socioeconmic backgrounds and the effect of these disparities on children's vocabulary and later intellecSee more details below

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More widely cited than ever before, this book presents findings on the disparities in daily interactions between parents and children of different socioeconmic backgrounds and the effect of these disparities on children's vocabulary and later intellec

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557661975
Publisher:
Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
370,002
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword
A Preface for 2002
Preface
About the Authors
Acknowledgments
  1. Intergenerational Transmission of Competence
  2. Sampling Children's Developmental Experience
  3. 42 American Families
  4. Everyday Parenting
  5. Quality Features of Language and Interaction
  6. The Early Experience of 42 Typical American Children
  7. Accomplishments of the 42 Children at Age 3 and Later
  8. The Importance of the First 3 Years of Family Experience
  9. Intervention to Equalize Early Experience
References
Appendix A: Quality Features
Appendix B: Figures
Index

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