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Title Handbook of research on the education of young children / edited by Bernard Spodek, Olivia N. Saracho.
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2006.
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 Floor3 (Ref)  LB1119 .H25 2006    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xvi, 600 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction : A researcher's vade mecum / Bernard Spodek and Olivia N. Saracho -- Cognitive development and the education of young children / Kelvin L. Seifert -- Young children's peer relations and social competence / Gary W. Ladd, Sarah L. Herald, and Rebecca K. Andrews -- Children's morality : perspectives and research / Eva Johansson -- The emotional basis of learning and development in early childhood education / Susanne A. Denham -- Motor development in young children / David L. Gallahue and John C. Ozmun -- The development of children's creativity / Mark A. Runco -- Reconceptualizing language education in early childhood : socio-cultural perspectives / Jim Anderson, Lyndsay Moffatt, and Jon Shapiro -- Emergent literacy : symbols at work / Susan E. Hill and Sue Nichols -- The literacy education of linguistically and culturally diverse young children : an overview of outcomes, assessment, and large-scale interventions / Robert Rueda and David B. Yaden, Jr. -- The development of young children's early number and operation sense and its implications for early childhood education / Arthur J. Baroody, Meng-lung Lai, and Kelly S. Mix -- Repositioning the visual arts in early childhood education : a decade of reconsideration / Christine Marmé Thompson -- The dance of learning / Karen Bradley with Mary Szegda -- The musical development and education of young children / Graham F. Welch -- Pretend play / Robert D. Kavanaugh -- Early childhood multicultural education / Patricia G. Ramsey -- Creating play environments for early childhood : indoors and out / John A. Sutterby and Joe Frost --
Childhood poverty : implications for school readiness and early childhood education / Rebecca M. Ryan, Rebecca C. Fauth, and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn -- Effective preschool program for children at risk of school failure : a best-evidence synthesis / Bette Chambers, Alan C.K. Cheung, and Robert E. Slavin -- Educational policy in the United States regarding bilinguals in early childhood education / Ann-Marie Wiese and Eugene E. Garcia -- Child care for young children / Carollee Howes and Kay Sanders -- Family context in early childhood : a look at practices and beliefs that promote early learning / Barbara H. Fiese, Tanya Eckert, and Mary Spagnola -- Early childhood teachers' beliefs and attitudes about inclusion : what does the research tell us? / Michaelene M. Ostrosky, Bernadette M. Laumann, and Wu-Ying Hsieh -- Preschool teachers' professional development / Olivia N. Saracho and Bernard Spodek -- Alternative means of assessing children's learning in early childhood classrooms / Dominic F. Gullo -- Evaluating the quality of early childhood educational settings / Richard Lambert, Martha Abbott-Shim, and Annette Sibley -- Integration, innovation, and evaluation in school-based early childhood services / Janette Pelletier and Carl Corter -- Qualitative research : paradigms and possibilities / J. Amos Hatch and Gina Barclay-McLaughlin -- Feminist issues in early childhood scholarship / Candra D. Thornton and Lisa S. Goldstein -- Beyond certainties : postmodern perspectives, research, and the education of young children / Susan Grieshaber and Sharon Ryan -- Early childhood education research in cross-national perspective / Jaipaul L. Roopnarine and Aysegul Metindogan -- Historical research in early childhood education / Blythe S.F. Hinitz.
Subject Child development.
Early childhood education -- Curricula.
Early childhood education -- Research.
Child development -- Research.
Related Names Spodek, Bernard.
Saracho, Olivia N.
ISBN 0805847200 (casebound : alk. paper)
9780805847208 (casebound : alk. paper)
0805847219 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780805847215 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 60839413