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The Resource Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five, John Medina

Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five, John Medina

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Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five
Title
Brain rules for baby
Title remainder
how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five
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John Medina
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What's the single most important thing you can do during pregnancy? What does watching TV do to a child's brain? What's the best way to handle temper tantrums? Scientists know. In his New York Times bestseller Brain Rules, Dr. John Medina showed us how our brains really work--and why we ought to redesign our workplaces and schools. Now, in Brain Rules for Baby, he shares what the latest science says about how to raise smart and happy children from zero to five. This book is destined to revolutionize parenting. Just one of the surprises: The best way to get your children into the college of their choice? Teach them impulse control. Brain Rules for Baby bridges the gap between what scientists know and what parents practice. Through fascinating and funny stories, Medina, a developmental molecular biologist and dad, unravels how a child's brain develops -- and what you can do to optimize it. You will view your children--and how to raise them--in a whole new light. You'll learn: Where nature ends and nurture begins Why men should do more household chores What you do when emotions run hot affects how your baby turns out, because babies need to feel safe above all TV is harmful for children under 2 Your child's ability to relate to others predicts her future math performance Smart and happy are inseparable. Pursuing your child's intellectual success at the expense of his happiness achieves neither Praising effort is better than praising intelligence The best predictor of academic performance is not IQ. It's self-control What you do right now--before pregnancy, during pregnancy, and through the first five years--will affect your children for the rest of their lives. Brain Rules for Baby is an indispensable guide
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Medina, John
Dewey number
649.122
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Brain
  • Infants
  • Child rearing
  • Child development
  • Childcare
Target audience
general
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Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five, John Medina
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Paperback. Trade paperback (US)
Control code
9780983263388
Dimensions
24x15x3 cm.
Edition
2nd, Updated and Expanded ed.
Extent
336 p.
Isbn
9780983263388
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
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Brain rules for baby : how to raise a smart and happy child from zero to five, John Medina
Publication
Note
Paperback. Trade paperback (US)
Control code
9780983263388
Dimensions
24x15x3 cm.
Edition
2nd, Updated and Expanded ed.
Extent
336 p.
Isbn
9780983263388
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print

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