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The Scientist in the Crib

What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind

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 them. It argues that evolution designed us both to teach and learn, and that the drive to learn is our most important instinct. It also reveals as fa...
Publish Date
2000
December 26
First Published in 1999
Goodreads rating
3.84
ISBN
9780688177881
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
The only thing I did to prepare for being a parent was to read The Scientist in the Crib.      source