Child, Family, School, Community

Child, Family, School, Community : Socialization and Support

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Adapting Urie Brofenbrenner's ecological systems approach to human development, this text describes and analyzes how a child's interaction with family, school, peer groups, media and community influences developmental outcome. The book's features include broad coverage of contexts in which children develop; a student-friendly writing style; and classic and current research.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 580 pages
  • 203.2 x 254 x 30.48mm | 1,474.17g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • glossary, references, index
  • 0155074105
  • 9780155074101

Table of contents

Ecology of the child; understanding socialization; ecology of the family; ecology of parenting; ecology of child care; ecology of school; risk and resilience; impacts of child/family/school linkages; ecology of the peer group; the ecology of the mass media; ecology of the community; implicit socialization outcomes; explicit socialization outcomes.
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