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The Scientist in the Crib

What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind

by Alison Gopnik

  • 326 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychotherapy - Child & Adolescent,
  • General,
  • Developmental - General,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Psychology,
  • Science,
  • Family/Marriage,
  • Developmental - Child,
  • Family & Relationships / Child Development,
  • Child Development,
  • Cognition,
  • Cognition in children,
  • Learning, Psychology of

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7727640M
    ISBN 100688177883
    ISBN 109780688177881

    An informal and entertaining yet authoritative look at the science of babies" minds. The three research psychologists, all of whom are parents, and two of whom, Meltzoff and Kuhl, are married to each other, write about child development as though they were speaking directly to parents they know. As their title indicates, the authors find parallels between babies and scientists: .   Ada is speechless until she turns 3. But once she learns how to break out of her crib, there’s no stopping the kinky-haired, brown-skinned girl. “She tore through the house on a fact-finding spree.” When she does start speaking, .

    The Scientist in the Crib What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind (Book): Gopnik, Alison: This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive science discusses important discoveries about how much babies and young children know and learn, and how much parents naturally teach them. It argues that evolution designed us both to teach and learn, and that the . Related to the conception of the "scientist in the crib" (Gopnik et al., ), in this account, aside from being fun, play behaviors may be extremely useful and highly structured, driving the.

    “The Scientist in the Crib is a triumph, a clear-headed account of the kinds of things that go on in the heads of young children.[This book] speaks in the voice of intelligent parents talking to other intelligent parents--witty, rather personal, and very well informed.” — T. Berry Brazelton, MD, Harvard Medical School. The Scientist In The Crib: Minds, Brains, And How Children Learn by Alison Gopnik. This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive science discusses important discoveries about how much babies and young children know and learn, and how much parents naturally teach argues that evolution designed us both to teach and.


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“The Scientist in the Crib is a triumph, a clear-headed account of the kinds of things that go on in the heads of young children.[This book] speaks in the voice of intelligent parents talking to other intelligent parents--witty, rather personal, and very well informed.” (T.

Berry Brazelton, MD, Harvard Medical School)Cited by:   The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind has a great premise that babies are a lot smarter and much more cognitively capable than previously thought.

The three co-authors of this book explore and develop this main premise by first introducing the historical assumptions about babies and then contrasting that with /5.

The Scientist In The Crib: Minds, Brains, And How Children Learn - Kindle edition by Gopnik, Alison, Meltzoff, Andrew N., Kuhl, Patricia K.

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The scientist peering into the crib, looking for answers to some of the deepest questions about how minds and the world and language work, sees the scientist peering out of the crib, who, it turns out, is doing much the same thing.

No wonder they both smile. The Scientist In The Crib by Alison Gopnik, Andrew N. Meltzoff, Patricia K. Kuhl We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in. What an interesting book by three eminent ‘baby watchers!’ T.

Berry Brazelton. Meticulously researched, combining charm and erudition, humor and humanity, The Scientist in the Crib should be placed in the hands of teachers, social workers, therapists, policymakers, expectant parents and everyone else who cares about children.

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The Scientist in the Crib by Alision Gopnik, Andrew Meltzoff, and Patricia Kuhl New York, NY, Harper Perennial,pp, $ How is it, the authors of this wonderful book ask, that infants come to learn so much so fast. After all, the information that enters their senses is really quite fragmentary and disjointed.

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Meltzoff, Patricia K. Kuhl (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(77). We wrote this book to show that scientists, cribs and children do belong together.

For the last thirty years, scientists like us have been looking in cribs, playpens, nurseries and preschools. There have been hundreds of rigorous scientific studies that tell us how babies and young children think and learn.

The Scientist in the Crib What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind. By Alison Gopnik, Ph.D. Andrew N. Meltzoff, Ph.D. Patricia K. Kuhl, Ph.D.

(HarperCollins, New York, ) Andrew N. Meltzoff and Patricia K. Kuhl, two of the authors of The Scientist in the Crib, are the Co-Directors of the Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences. Scientist in the Crib explains just how, and how much, babies and young children know and learn.

and how much parents naturally teach them. In fact, The Scientist in the Crib argues that evolution designed us to both teach and learn. Nurture is our nature, and the drive to learn is our most important instinct.

Alison Gopnik The Scientist in the Crib Similar books. Books similar to The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind Discover the book that Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Daniel Pink, and Adam Grant want you to read this year, an "accessible.

Get this from a library. The scientist in the crib: what early learning tells us about the mind. [Alison Gopnik; Andrew N Meltzoff; Patricia K Kuhl] -- A review of research on learning and infancy, drawn from hundreds of case studies, shows how children by the age of three are virtual learning machines and discusses how parents can help this.

Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index. The scientist in the crib: minds, brains, and how children learn Item PreviewPages: TITLE: The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind AUTHOR: Alison Gopnik, Andrew N. Meltzoff, Patricia K. Kuhl BOOK REVIEW: This book reveals the amazing learning power of the mind and how young children learn from their parents.

This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive. Another book about babies. This one is thankfully free of gory details. Instead The Scientist in the Crib: Minds, Brains, and How Children Learn by Alison Gopnik, Andrew N. Meltzoff, & Patricia K.

Kuhl examines developmental psychology in children. It turns out that babies are a lot like scientists in the ways they interact with their new world and test assumptions.4/5(5). A trio of nationally respected childhood-development scientists hailing from Berkeley and the University of Washington has authored The Scientist in the Crib to correct a disparity: while popular books about science speak to intelligent, perceptive adults who simply want to learn, books about babies typically just give advice, heavy on the how /5(88).The Scientist in the Crib displays the richness of the young child's explorations, overthrowing preconceptions with solid evidence, lucid explanations and sparkling wit.

Thought-provoking and informative, it is, above all, a delightful book. - Philip Kitcher, Department of Philosophy, University of California at San Diego.

The Scientist In The Crib Minds, Brains, And How Children Learn. Alison Gopnik and Others3 Ratings; $; $; Publisher Description. This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive science discusses important discoveries about how much babies and young children know and learn, and how much parents naturally teach /5(3).