Introduction to Early Childhood Education
This third edition encompasses a full range of relevant topics with enough information to offer sufficient depth without overwhelming students. Text provides a comprehensive overview of the field of early childhood education, including an introduction to child development, an historic and theoretical view of the field, socialization and helping children deal with stress. The text incorporates the latest research in a useful way, linking its relevance to practical application. Current national and professional developments are discussed in special features to provide linkage to contemporary happenings. A separate edition for instructors has a built-in instruction guide with suggested assignments, class activities, and films.
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- Hardback | 508 pages
- 210.82 x 256.54 x 25.4mm | 1,179.33g
- 14 Nov 1998
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Delmar Cengage Learning
- Clifton Park, United States
- New edition
- 3rd New edition
- colour illustrations
About Eva Essa
Eva L. Essa is a professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno, where she has been on the faculty since 1971. The author of several books, Ms. Essa has been engaged in writing and research, published in various professional journals, and has been involved with the National Child Development Associate Program since its inception.