Dear Parent: Caring for Infants with Respect / Edition 2

Dear Parent: Caring for Infants with Respect / Edition 2

ISBN-10:
1892560062
ISBN-13:
9781892560063
Pub. Date:
01/28/2003
Publisher:
Resources for Infant Educarers
Select a Purchase Option (Expanded)
  • purchase options
    $11.98 $15.95 Save 25% Current price is $11.98, Original price is $15.95. You Save 25%.
  • purchase options
    $8.86 $15.95 Save 44% Current price is $8.86, Original price is $15.95. You Save 44%.
    icon-error
    Note: Access code and/or supplemental material are not guaranteed to be included with textbook rental or used textbook.
  • purchase options

Overview

Dear Parent: Caring for Infants with Respect / Edition 2

Internationally renowned infant specialist Magda Gerber, M.D., the founder of RIE, offers a healthy new approach to infant care based on a profound respect for each baby's individual needs and abilities. Gerber's philosophy, known as "Educating, " evolved from the works of distinguished pediatrician Emmi Pikler, who realized half a century ago that babies are not "helpless bundles, " but true human beings with individual skills and personalities. Magda Gerber Uses this core idea as the basis of her theory that a baby's motor skills and coping skills are best learned from his/her own inner resources. The baby's other skills, such as social, emotional and language skills, are best learned with a parent's help. Dear Parent helps parents learn the difference between the two so they know when and how to help their developing infants and when to let babies learn for themselves.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781892560063
Publisher: Resources for Infant Educarers
Publication date: 01/28/2003
Edition description: Expanded
Pages: 220
Sales rank: 297,657
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.60(d)

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews