Synopses & Reviews
An expert guide to the joys and challenges of parenting young children-from the renowned Eliot-Pearson Department that has helped children grow and learn for seventy-five years.
The Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development at Tufts University has always applied its resources to helping parents bring up happy, healthy children. Now the faculty offers a wealth of information and advice. It addresses questions such as:
Why is my three-year-old suddenly bossing her playmates around?
Should I worry when my son seems almost hypnotized by the TV?
How do I avoid unintentionally "labeling" my kids?
Will moving to a new house be too much for my child to handle right now?
Eliot-Pearson proposes that both child and parent are learners as they grow together. With this comprehensive book, you can look forward to more growth-and fewer growing pains.
This expert guide to the joys and challenges of parenting young children is from the renowned Eliot-Pearson Department that has helped children grow and learn for 75 years. "Highly recommended."--"Library Journal."
Experts in various fields of child development, from psychology to linguistics, shed new light on the art of parenting children from ages two to six, sharing a wealth of advice, information, and practical suggestions on how to deal with a wide variety of behavioral and development issues. Reprint. 2
About the Author
The Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development, a seventy-five-year-old institute within Tufts University, is made up of scholars and professionals in various disciplines, who integrate research with practice to promote the healthy development of young children and families.