ERIC Number: EJ363029
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
The Core of Care: Essential Ingredients for the Development of Children at Home and Away from Home.
Maier, Henry W.
Child and Youth Services, v9 n2 p109-20 1987
Reviews recent research studies about child development and child care, examining how an understanding of the former can improve the latter. Outlines what is needed for a sense of being personally cared for, focusing on these themes: bodily comfort, sensitivity to personal differences, rhythmatic interactions, predictability, dependability, personalized behavior training, and care for the caregivers. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue on Developmental Group Care of Children and Youth: Concepts and Practice.