Your 2 Year Old: Terrible or Tender (Paperback)

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    Louise Bates Ames is a lecturer at the Yale Child Study Center and assistant professor emeritus at Yale University. She is co-founder of the Gesell Institute of Child Development and collaborator or co-author of three dozen or so books, includingThe First Five Years of Life, Infant and Child in the Culture of Today, Child Rorschach Responses,and the series Your One-Year-Old through Your Ten- to Fourteen-Year-Old. She has one child, three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

    Frances L. Ilg wrote numerous books, including The Child from Five to Ten, Youth: The Years from Ten to Sixteen,and Child Behavior, before her death in 1981. She was also a co-founder of the Gesell Institute of Child Development at Yale.
    Are two-year-olds really so terrible, or does the world have a slightly skewed view of this sometimes difficult, sometimes adorable lot? Drs. Ames and Ilg, recognized worldwide as authorities on child behavior and development, offer parents practical advice and enlightening psychological insights on children this age.

    What are two-year-old girls and boys thinking and feeling? How do they see others around them? With humor and compassion, the authors describe the general characteristics of these complex toddlers: their physical growth trends, their emotional and psychological maturation. Also included are insights into how two-year-olds behave with family and other children, and advice on how to handle them, as well as tings to avoid.

    Included in this book:
    • A two-year-old’s view of the world—and himself
    • Bath and dressing routines
    • Sex differences
    • Stories from real life
    • A list of age-appropriate toys and books
    • A bibliography for parents

    “Louise Bates Ames and her colleagues synthesize a lifetime of observation of children, consultation, and discussion with parents. These books will help parents to better understand their children and will guide them through the fascinating and sometimes trying experiences of modern parenthood.”—Donald J. Cohen, M.D., Director, Yale Child Study Center, Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology, Yale School of Medicine

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    ISBN 9780440506386
    Genre FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General
    Format Paperback
    Publisher Date 1980-10-01 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Dell Books
    Copyright Year 1976
    Height 8.0 in
    Wdth 5.5 in
    Thickness 0.5 in
    Unit weight 0.3 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle Terrible or Tender
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Ames, Louise Bates
    Dimensions 8.0x6.0x1.0

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