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ERIC Number: EJ621986
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1054-0040
The Child in Y2K. Reflections on Parenting.
Turner, Joy
Montessori Life, v12 n1 p12-13 Win 2000
Maintains that the lines of distinction between children and adults are blurring in American culture. Describes popular belief in response to brain research overemphasizing infant and toddler nurturing to the detriment of long-term parental and educational responsibilities. Criticizes how parents are encouraged to think of children as autonomous, independent individuals capable of discovering their own reality. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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