ERIC Number: ED151093
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
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Baby to Parent, Parent to Baby: A Guide to Developing Parent-Child Interaction in the First Twelve Months.
Gordon, Ira J.
This non-technical book for parents discusses aspects of child care and family relations from the time of the baby's conception through the first year of its life, emphasizing ways of developing effective parent-child interaction. Topics covered include: preparing emotionally and physically for a baby; ways to "get to know" the baby during the first month; sex and temperament differences; signs of development; babysitting; feeding; ways of handling infant distress; dealing with the "difficult" baby; parent-child communication; motor, intellectual, social, language, and emotional development; ways to create an environment which facilitates development; care outside the home; daily routine; and adult-baby activities. (SB)
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Development, Emotional Development, Guides, Infant Behavior, Infants, Intellectual Development, Learning Activities, Motor Development, Parent Child Relationship, Parents, Prenatal Influences, Sex Differences, Social Development
St. Martin's Press, 175 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10010 ($8.95; $4.95, paperback)
Publication Type: Books
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