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    What Babies and Children Really Need: How Mothers and Fathers Can Nurture Children's Growth for Health and Wellbeing (Hawthorn Press Early Years) (Paperback) By (author) Sally Goddard Blythe

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    DescriptionThis book represents a milestone in our understanding of what we ? parents, professionals and politicians ? must do to ensure our children get the best start in life. What Babies and Children Really Need examines the crucial early years from a child's perspective. It draws on the latest scientific research to show how the first few years determine the way children develop, body and mind, for the rest of their lives.


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    Title
    What Babies and Children Really Need
    Subtitle
    How Mothers and Fathers Can Nurture Children's Growth for Health and Wellbeing
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Sally Goddard Blythe
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 368
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 232 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 699 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781903458761
    ISBN 10: 1903458765
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC E4L: CHI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T9.3
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: VFXC
    BISAC V2.8: FAM046000
    DC22: 649.122
    Ingram Subject Code: CF
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/FAMILY
    Libri: I-CF
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27210
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP090
    Ingram Theme: SEXL/FEMINE
    BISAC V2.8: FAM032000, FAM034000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 200
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 09
    LC classification: HQ
    BISAC V2.8: FAM025000
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: VFXC
    Publisher
    Hawthorn Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    Hawthorn Press Ltd
    Publication date
    30 May 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Stroud
    Author Information
    SALLY GODDARD BLYTHE is Director of the Institute for Neuro-Physiological Psychology in Chester which researches the effects of neurological dysfunction in specific learning difficulties and devises remedial programmes. Her previous books include The Well Balanced Child.
    Review quote
    "'This comprehensive book provides parents with the information they need to raise healthy, balanced resilient children... Above all it demonstrates that what babies and children really need is the time, love and attention of the loving adults in their lives.' Sue Palmer, author of Toxic Childhood"
    Table of contents
    1. Conception and society - the politics of fertility; 2. Does early development matter?; 3. Events surrounding birth; 4. Events following birth - risk factors; 5. Breastfeeding; 6. Movement instinct; 7. Language instinct; 8. Building on the first year - the neuroscience of developing emotions; 9. Factors parents can control; 10. What needs to be done?