Babyhood: Infant Development from Birth (Penguin health care & fitness) Paperback – 28 Mar 1991
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Leach show us, almost month by month, what your baby will do so that you can understand and anticipate your child's development and behavior. She explains what is happening to the child - physically, mentally and emotionally - from newborn to 2 years old --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
Penelope Leach is a leading source of child development information and child care advice for parents all over the world, and a powerful advocate for the needs of families.
She was educated at Cambridge University and at the London School of Economics, where she received her Ph.D. in psychology, after which she studied many aspects of child development and child rearing under the auspices of Britain s Medical Research Council.
A Fellow of the British Psychological Society and a founding member of the UK branch of the World Association for Infant Mental Health, she works on both sides of the Atlantic and in various capacities for parents and children s organizations concerned with prenatal care and birth, family-friendly working practices, day care and early years education. She currently co-directs a major program of research in the UK into the effects of various forms and combinations of care on children s development from birth to school-age.
Penelope Leach s books include "Babyhood, Your Growing Child: From Babyhood Through Adolescence, The First Six Months, Children First: What Our Society Must Do and Is Not Doing for Our Children Today" and "Your Baby & Child, "which has been translated into 29 languages and is the basis for an award-winning cable TV series." --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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Old now, this book is still a fantastic introduction to your baby's development. I was recommended it and have dipped into it constantly since I got it - my babies are now 10... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Helen
Had thus for years then leant it to a friend who did not return it. This book is a fountain of knowledgePublished 19 months ago by erica watson
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