Narratives from the Crib: With a New Foreword by Emily Oster, the Child in the Crib / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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This classic psychological case study focuses on one talkative child’s emerging ability to use language, her capacity for understanding, for imagining, and for making inferences and solving problems. In wide-ranging essays, scholars offer multifaceted linguistic and psychological analyses of two-year-old Emily’s bedtime conversations with her parents and pre-sleep monologues, taped over a fifteen-month period. In a foreword written for this new edition, Emily, now an adult, reflects on the experience of having been a research subject without knowing it.
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.88(d)|
About the Author
Katherine Nelson is Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Emerita, at the Graduate Center, City University of New York.