ERIC Number: ED389416
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Handbook of Parenting. Volume 1: Children and Parenting.
Bornstein, Marc H., Ed.
Concerned with different types of parents and the forces that shape parenting, this volume, the first of four volumes on parenting deals specifically with parent-child relationships throughout the lifespan and the parenting of children of different physical, behavioral, and intellectual needs. The volume consists of 12 chapters as follows: (1) "Parenting Infants" (Marc H. Bornstein); (2) "Parenting Toddlers" (Carolyn Pope Edwards); (3) "Parenting during Middle Childhood" (W. Andrew Collins and others); (4) "Parenting Adolescents" (Grayson N. Holmbeck and others); (5) "Parent-Child Relationships in Adulthood and Old Age" (Steven M. Zarit and David J. Eggebeen); (6) "Parenting Siblings" (Wyndol Furman); (7) "Parenting Boys and Girls" (Beverley J. Fagot); (8) "Parenting Twins" (Hugh Lytton and others); (9) "Parenting Children Born Preterm" (Susan Goldberg and Barbara DiVitto); (10) "Parenting Children with Down Syndrome and Other Types of Mental Retardation" (Robert M. Hodapp); (11) "Parents of Aggressive and Withdrawn Children" (Kenneth H. Rubin and others); and (12) "Parenting Talented Children" (David Henry Feldman and Jane Piirto). Articles are accompanied by references. (JW)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Health, Child Rearing, Child Welfare, Children, Cognitive Development, Family Relationship, Interpersonal Competence, Mental Retardation, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Education, Parent Influence, Parent Role, Parenting Skills, Parenting Styles, Parents, Policy Formation, Sex Differences, Social Development
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 10 Industrial Avenue, Mahwah, NJ 07430-2262 ($45, special pre-paid price).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For other volumes in this series, see PS 023 731-733.