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The Resource Evolution of childhood : relationships, emotion, mind, Melvin Konner

Evolution of childhood : relationships, emotion, mind, Melvin Konner

Label
Evolution of childhood : relationships, emotion, mind
Title
Evolution of childhood
Title remainder
relationships, emotion, mind
Statement of responsibility
Melvin Konner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Takes a comprehensive Darwinian interpretation of human development. Looking at the entire range of human evolutionary history, Konner tells the story of how cross-cultural and universal characteristics of our growth from infancy to adolescence became rooted in genetically inherited characteristics of the human brain--From publisher description
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Konner, Melvin
Dewey number
305.231
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.9
LC item number
.K66 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Child development
  • Child psychology
  • Children
Label
Evolution of childhood : relationships, emotion, mind, Melvin Konner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 757-916) and index
Contents
Paradigms in the evolution of development -- Brains evolving -- Ape foundations, human revolution -- The evolution of human brain growth -- Paradigms in the study of psychosocial growth -- The growth of sociality -- The growth of attachment and the social fears -- The growth of language -- The growth of sex and gender differences -- The transition to middle childhood -- Reproductive behavior and the onset of parenting -- Paradigms in the study of socialization -- Early social experience -- The evolution of the mother-infant bond -- Cooperative breeding in the extended family -- Male parental care -- Relations among juveniles -- Play, social learning, and teaching -- The contexts of emerging reproductive behavior -- Stress and resilience in the changing family -- Hunter-gatherer childhood: the cultural baseline -- Paradigms in the study of enculturation -- The culture of infancy and early childhood -- The culture of subsistence -- The culture of middle childhood -- The culture of gender in childhood and adolescence -- Evolutionary culture theory -- Universals, adaptation, enculturation, and culture
Control code
ocn726824853
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 943 p.
Isbn
9780674062016
System control number
(OCoLC)726824853
Label
Evolution of childhood : relationships, emotion, mind, Melvin Konner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 757-916) and index
Contents
Paradigms in the evolution of development -- Brains evolving -- Ape foundations, human revolution -- The evolution of human brain growth -- Paradigms in the study of psychosocial growth -- The growth of sociality -- The growth of attachment and the social fears -- The growth of language -- The growth of sex and gender differences -- The transition to middle childhood -- Reproductive behavior and the onset of parenting -- Paradigms in the study of socialization -- Early social experience -- The evolution of the mother-infant bond -- Cooperative breeding in the extended family -- Male parental care -- Relations among juveniles -- Play, social learning, and teaching -- The contexts of emerging reproductive behavior -- Stress and resilience in the changing family -- Hunter-gatherer childhood: the cultural baseline -- Paradigms in the study of enculturation -- The culture of infancy and early childhood -- The culture of subsistence -- The culture of middle childhood -- The culture of gender in childhood and adolescence -- Evolutionary culture theory -- Universals, adaptation, enculturation, and culture
Control code
ocn726824853
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 943 p.
Isbn
9780674062016
System control number
(OCoLC)726824853

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