ERIC Number: EJ209960
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
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Infants at Risk: Perinatal and Neonatal Factors.
Lipsitt, Lewis P.
International Journal of Behavioral Development, v2 n1 p23-42 Mar 1979
Reviews studies of infant behavior and development. Delineates a behavioral hypothesis relating prenatal and neonatal risk factors in infancy to crib death. The mutual dependence of experience and neurostructural development suggests that infancy is a period of critical learning experiences. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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