ERIC Number: EJ616888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Children Who Care. For Parents Particularly.
Wyckoff, Cindy L.
Childhood Education, v77 n1 p43-44 Fall 2000
Examines the development of children's caring behavior. Suggests that caring behavior is evident from infancy, and notes the importance of individual differences, the role of modeling and encouraging empathy, and the importance of considering the impact of television and child rearing practices. Differentiates reinforcement from encouragement of caring. Discusses the impact of siblings and child care settings. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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