The Resource A Childs Brain: The Need for Nurture, (electronic resource)

A Childs Brain: The Need for Nurture, (electronic resource)

Label
A Childs Brain: The Need for Nurture
Title
A Childs Brain: The Need for Nurture
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author has written this latest volume to help parents and educators understand childrens cognitive development and provide suggestions on how to nurture children to their full potential. A companion to The Adolescent Brain, this rich resource: (1) Examines the neurobiology of childhood, explaining the body/brain systems that develop during pregnancy, infancy, and childhood; (2) Explores factors that can enhance or delay development, such as nutrition, family life, relationships, illness, intelligence, technology, creativity, and the arts; (3) Provides practical suggestions to help adults promote healthy development and successful learning in the children they encounter; (4) Includes a glossary of neurobiological terms. This book helps parents and educators understand the biological, emotional, and neurological changes that occur during childhood so they can support childrens learning, socialization, and growth. It is divided into two parts. Part I, Understanding Childhood, includes: (1) Nature and Nurture: From Past to Present; (2) Mastering Movement: From Imitation to Exploration; (3) Brain Organization: From Input to Output; and (4) Development and Growth: From Womb to World. Part ii, Nurturing Childhood, includes: (5) Nurturing: From Unconditional Love to Behavioral Limits; (6) Family and Friends: From Close to Loose Bonds; (7) Nutrition: From Necessary to Nice; (8) The Unexpected: From Joys and Toys to Fears and Tears; (9) Childhood Illness: From Short to Long Term; (10) Intelligence, Creativity, and the Arts: From What Is to What Could Be; (11) Home and Beyond Home: From Biology to Technology; and (12) Preparing for Adolescence: From a Sheltered Childhood Toward an Autonomous Adulthood. Appended are: (1) Neurons and Glial Cells; and (2) Theories of Multiple Intelligences. Acknowledgments, About the Author, Introduction, Glossary and Index are also included
Dewey number
370.15/2
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
LB1062
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A Childs Brain: The Need for Nurture, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn915348018
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A8EC0706-B0E9-4EB7-A87C-73B5BE1FAB7E
Label
A Childs Brain: The Need for Nurture, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn915348018
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A8EC0706-B0E9-4EB7-A87C-73B5BE1FAB7E

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