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The Resource Nurtureshock : new thinking about children, Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman

Nurtureshock : new thinking about children, Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman

Label
Nurtureshock : new thinking about children
Title
Nurtureshock
Title remainder
new thinking about children
Statement of responsibility
Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Award-winning science journalists Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman demonstrate that many of modern society's strategies for nurturing children are in fact backfiring--because key twists in the science of child development have been overlooked
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bronson, Po
Dewey number
305.231
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ772
LC item number
.B8455 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Merryman, Ashley
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child development
  • Child psychology
  • Child rearing
  • Parenting
Label
Nurtureshock : new thinking about children, Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [246]-327) and index
Contents
The inverse power of praise -- The lost hour -- Why white parents don't talk about race -- Why kids lie -- The search for intelligent life in kindergarten -- The sibling effect -- The science of teen rebellion -- Can self-control be taught? -- Plays well with others -- Why Hannah talks and Alyssa doesn't -- The myth of the supertrait
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 336 p.
Isbn
9780446504126
Lccn
2009006290
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780446504126
  • (Sirsi) 611269
  • (OCoLC)311262903
Label
Nurtureshock : new thinking about children, Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [246]-327) and index
Contents
The inverse power of praise -- The lost hour -- Why white parents don't talk about race -- Why kids lie -- The search for intelligent life in kindergarten -- The sibling effect -- The science of teen rebellion -- Can self-control be taught? -- Plays well with others -- Why Hannah talks and Alyssa doesn't -- The myth of the supertrait
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 336 p.
Isbn
9780446504126
Lccn
2009006290
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780446504126
  • (Sirsi) 611269
  • (OCoLC)311262903

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