The Resource Anthropology and child development : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Robert A. LeVine and Rebecca S. New

Anthropology and child development : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Robert A. LeVine and Rebecca S. New

Label
Anthropology and child development : a cross-cultural reader
Title
Anthropology and child development
Title remainder
a cross-cultural reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert A. LeVine and Rebecca S. New
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN510
LC item number
.A67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • LeVine, Robert A.
  • New, Rebecca Staples
Series statement
Blackwell anthologies in social and cultural anthropology
Series volume
11.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Socialization
  • Child development
  • Children
  • Child rearing
  • Ethnology
Label
Anthropology and child development : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Robert A. LeVine and Rebecca S. New
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction / Robert A. LeVine, Rebecca S. New -- pt. I. Discovering diversity in childhood : early works -- Introduction -- 1. Plasticity in child development / Franz Boas -- 2. The ethnography of childhood / Margaret Mead -- 3. Childhood in the Trobriand Islands, Melanesia / Bronislaw Malinowski -- 4. Tallensi childhood in Ghana / Meyer Fortes -- 5. Continuities and discontinuities in cultural conditioning / Ruth Benedict -- pt. II. Infant care : cultural variation in parental goals and practices -- Introduction -- 6. The comparative study of parenting -- Robert A. LeVine, Suzanne Dixon, Sarah E. LeVine, Amy Richman, Constance Keefer, P. Herbert Liederman, T. Berry Brazelton -- 7. Infant care in the Kalahari Desert / Melvin J. Konner -- 8. Multiple caregiving in the Ituri Forest / Edward Z. Tronick, Gilda A. Morelli, Steve Winn -- 9. Fathers and infants among Aka pygmies / Barry S. Hewlett -- 10. Swaddling, cradleboards and the development of children / James S. Chisholm -- 11. Talking and playing with babies : ideologies of child-rearing / Catherine Snow, Akke de Blauw, Ghislaine Van Roosmalen -- 12. Attachment anthropological perspective / Robert A. LeVine, Karin Norman -- 13. An experiment in infant care : children of the kibbutz / Melford E. Spiro with the assistance of Audrey G. Spiro --
  • pt. III. Early childhood : language acquisition, socialization and enculturation -- Introduction -- 14. The acquisition of communicative style in Japanese / Patricia M. Clancy -- 15. Why African children are so hard to test / Sara Harkness, Charles M. Super -- 16. Autonomy and aggression in the three-year-old : the Utku Eskimo case / Jean L. Briggs -- 17. Narrating transgressions in U.S. and Taiwan / Peggy J. Miller, Todd L. Sandel, Chung-Hui Liang, Heidi Fung -- 18. Child's play in Italian perspective / Rebecca S. New -- 19. Discussione and friendship in Italian peer culture / William A. Corsaro, Thomas A. Rizzo -- pt. IV. Middle and later childhood : work, play, participation, learning -- Introduction -- 20. Age and responsibility / Barbara Rogoff, Martha Julia Sellers, Sergio Pirrotta, Nathan Fox, Sheldon H. White -- 21. Child and sibling caregiving / Thomas S. Weisner, Ronald Gallimore -- 22. Altruistic and egoistic behavior of children in six cultures / John W.M. Whiting, Beatrice Blyth Whiting -- 23. Children's daily lives among the Yucatec Maya / Suzanne Gaskins -- 24. Children's work, play and relationships among the Giriama of Kenya / Martha Wenger
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 324 p.
Isbn
9780631229759
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070167 97
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)124036197
  • (OCoLC)124036197
Label
Anthropology and child development : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Robert A. LeVine and Rebecca S. New
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction / Robert A. LeVine, Rebecca S. New -- pt. I. Discovering diversity in childhood : early works -- Introduction -- 1. Plasticity in child development / Franz Boas -- 2. The ethnography of childhood / Margaret Mead -- 3. Childhood in the Trobriand Islands, Melanesia / Bronislaw Malinowski -- 4. Tallensi childhood in Ghana / Meyer Fortes -- 5. Continuities and discontinuities in cultural conditioning / Ruth Benedict -- pt. II. Infant care : cultural variation in parental goals and practices -- Introduction -- 6. The comparative study of parenting -- Robert A. LeVine, Suzanne Dixon, Sarah E. LeVine, Amy Richman, Constance Keefer, P. Herbert Liederman, T. Berry Brazelton -- 7. Infant care in the Kalahari Desert / Melvin J. Konner -- 8. Multiple caregiving in the Ituri Forest / Edward Z. Tronick, Gilda A. Morelli, Steve Winn -- 9. Fathers and infants among Aka pygmies / Barry S. Hewlett -- 10. Swaddling, cradleboards and the development of children / James S. Chisholm -- 11. Talking and playing with babies : ideologies of child-rearing / Catherine Snow, Akke de Blauw, Ghislaine Van Roosmalen -- 12. Attachment anthropological perspective / Robert A. LeVine, Karin Norman -- 13. An experiment in infant care : children of the kibbutz / Melford E. Spiro with the assistance of Audrey G. Spiro --
  • pt. III. Early childhood : language acquisition, socialization and enculturation -- Introduction -- 14. The acquisition of communicative style in Japanese / Patricia M. Clancy -- 15. Why African children are so hard to test / Sara Harkness, Charles M. Super -- 16. Autonomy and aggression in the three-year-old : the Utku Eskimo case / Jean L. Briggs -- 17. Narrating transgressions in U.S. and Taiwan / Peggy J. Miller, Todd L. Sandel, Chung-Hui Liang, Heidi Fung -- 18. Child's play in Italian perspective / Rebecca S. New -- 19. Discussione and friendship in Italian peer culture / William A. Corsaro, Thomas A. Rizzo -- pt. IV. Middle and later childhood : work, play, participation, learning -- Introduction -- 20. Age and responsibility / Barbara Rogoff, Martha Julia Sellers, Sergio Pirrotta, Nathan Fox, Sheldon H. White -- 21. Child and sibling caregiving / Thomas S. Weisner, Ronald Gallimore -- 22. Altruistic and egoistic behavior of children in six cultures / John W.M. Whiting, Beatrice Blyth Whiting -- 23. Children's daily lives among the Yucatec Maya / Suzanne Gaskins -- 24. Children's work, play and relationships among the Giriama of Kenya / Martha Wenger
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 324 p.
Isbn
9780631229759
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070167 97
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)124036197
  • (OCoLC)124036197

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