Early Developmental Hazards: Predictors And Precautions, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Early Developmental Hazards

Predictors And Precautions, 1st Edition

Edited by Frances Degen Horowitz

Routledge

114 pages

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Description

This book examines the importance of prenatal, birth, and postnatal factors in determining the extent of "risk" that may be predicted for an infant in the first year of life and in early childhood. It highlights the multiplicity of factors that contribute to "survival" in the developmental process.

Table of Contents

1. The Human Infant and the Processes of Development 2. Perinatal Indicators and Psychophysiological Precursors of Crib Death 3. Controlling Food Preferences in Children 4. The Critical Period Hypothesis Revisited: Mother to Infant Social Bonding in the Neonatal Period 5. Caretaking or Reproductive Casualty? Determinants in Developmental Deviancy 6. Epilogue: Safeguarding the Developmental Journey

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General