The Good, the Bad, and the Hungry Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lisa Howorth: IMG So Many Books, So Many Writers



I'm not a bookseller, but I'm married to one, and Square Books is a family. And we all know about families and how hard it is to disassociate... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$20.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
2 Remote Warehouse Psychology- Child Psychology

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Inside Picture Books (Yale Nota Bene)

by

Inside Picture Books (Yale Nota Bene) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Exploring the profound impact of the experience of reading to children, Spitz discusses well-known children's books and reveals how they transmit psychological wisdom, convey moral lessons, shape tastes, and implant subtle prejudices. 23 illustrations.

Synopsis:

"Inside Picture Books" raises the question of whether our childhood experiences of picture books can actually be profound enough to shape our adult lives. This book should be of interest to teachers, parents and therapists alike and a lesson to anyone reading a bedtime story.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780300084764
Foreword:
Coles, Robert
Author:
Coles, Robert
Author:
Spitz, Ellen Handler
Publisher:
Yale Nota Bene
Location:
New Haven
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children
Subject:
Picture books for children
Subject:
Reading
Subject:
Books & Reading
Subject:
Children's Literature
Subject:
Child Psychology
Subject:
Psychotherapy - Child & Adolescent
Subject:
Children's Literature - General
Subject:
Reading -- Parent participation.
Subject:
Children -- Books and reading.
Subject:
Psychology-Child Psychology
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Yale Nota Bene
Series Volume:
no. 24
Publication Date:
20000831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
23 b/w illus.
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in 0.6 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Miss Rumphius Used Trade Paper $4.95
  2. China's Techno-Warriors: National... New Hardcover $75.95
  3. Tending the Heart of Virtue: How... New Trade Paper $36.75
  4. Orchard Used Trade Paper $4.95
  5. A History of the Indians of the... Used Trade Paper $3.95
  6. How to Do Media and Cultural Studies Used Trade Paper $42.00

Related Subjects

Education » Children's Literature
Health and Self-Help » Child Psychology » General
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Child Psychology
Humanities » Literary Criticism » General

Inside Picture Books (Yale Nota Bene) New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$20.95 In Stock
Product details 256 pages Yale Nota Bene - English 9780300084764 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , "Inside Picture Books" raises the question of whether our childhood experiences of picture books can actually be profound enough to shape our adult lives. This book should be of interest to teachers, parents and therapists alike and a lesson to anyone reading a bedtime story.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.