ERIC Number: ED421212
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Voyage through Childhood into the Adult World: A Guide to Child Development. Lifeways Series. Second Edition.
Frommer, Eva A.
Originally written for students at St. Thomas' Hospital in London, this guide to child development offers an overview of child development for parents, teachers, and all adults concerned with raising children. Many of the book's ideas come from direct work with children and draw on Rudolf Steiner's approach to child development. The book's chapters are: (1) "Outer Aspects of Child Development Considered as a Whole"; (2) "The Child from Birth to Three"; (3) "The Child between Three and Six"; (4) "Temperament and Personality"; (5) "Children from Seven to Ten"; (6) "The Years from Eleven to Fifteen"; (7) "The First Adventure into Adult Life--Young People between Sixteen and Twenty"; and (8) "Epilogue: Threshold of Adult Life--21." Contains 92 references and a list of suggested further reading. (EV)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Caregiver Child Relationship, Child Behavior, Child Development, Children, Developmental Stages, Foreign Countries, Individual Development, Personality, Young Adults
Hawthorn Press, 1 Lansdowne Lane, Stroud GL5 1BJ, England, United Kingdom. Distributed in the United States by Anthroposophic Press, Lindisfarne Books, 3390 Route 9, Hudson, NY 12534; phone: 518-851-2054 ($18.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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