ERIC Number: EJ558652
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Biting Behaviors among Preschoolers: A Review of the Literature and a Survey of Practitioners.
Reguero de Atiles, Julia T.; Stegelin, Delores A.; Long, Janie K.
Early Childhood Education Journal, v25 n2 p101-05 Win 1997
Reviews research on biting among children in child care settings. Reports a study examining procedures established to handle biting by child care facilities in a southeastern state, which found that 60% of respondents (n=326) handled biting incidents, but only one third reported a policy on biting. Fewer than 3% understood the developmental nature of biting behavior. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A