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Childhood Project, Inc

Overview
Works: 61 works in 140 publications in 1 language and 1,884 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Cross-cultural studies  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Instructional television programs 
Classifications: PN1997, 305.23
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Most widely held works by Childhood Project, Inc
Childhood by Geoffrey Haines-Stiles( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an "insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised. Through the observation of twelve families on five continents, the series looks at childhood from a number of perspectives--personal, scientific, historical and cultural--using a variety of production techniques ..."--Container label
Louder than words by Eric Beach( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mutual influence and importance of both nature and nurture in the development of children. Witnesses births in Russia, America, and Brazil to show how different societies approach this experience
House of tomorrow( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised
In the land of the giants( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features three- to five-year-olds learning social and psychological intricacies of family life, the most efficient means for making humans human. The family teaches children how to view and cope with the wider world as they interact with it at day care and school. Families use varying models of behavior and codes of discipline to mold children in their culture's proper social image
Among equals( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of tomorrow: a look at emotional and physical transformations, characteristic of puberty and adolescence. The biological metamorphosis of youth into men and women is marked in various cultures. Whether adolescence is stressful or manageable depends on how parents and teachers respond to the individual throughout childhood. It matters greatly what we do and say to our children
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores middle childhood development, from ages five to seven, as children become more responsible and capable. Their brains and bodies mature and children may begin formal training. Shows the first day of school in several countries and examines what recent research says makes for effective education
The Ecology of development( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Factors such as biological inheritance, temperament, caregiving, family, peers, schooling, culture, and history are introduced. Four levels of the environment are defined and illustrated: micro, meso, exo, and macrosystems
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features three- to five-year-olds learning social and psychological intricacies of family life. The families in this cross-cultural study teach their children how to view and cope with the wider world as they interact with it at day care and school. Shows varying models of behavior and codes of discipline to mold children in their culture's proper social image. Discusses jealousy, punishment, gender task assignments, and the importance of birth order to children
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the importance of peer relationships as a crucial component of development. Self identity, gender expression, moral character, and problem solving are established by the child's social interactions and group participation in sports and other same age activities
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores brain and body development during the infancy period between six months and three years. Examines improved coordination, increased mobility, the acquisition of language, and an emerging sense of self. Demonstrates that infants are active participants, instead of powerless beings
Love's labors( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the period between six months and three years, when every day brings evidence of rapid maaturation in mind and body, improved coordination, increased mobility, acquisition of language, and emerging sense of self. Instead of being powerless, babies and infants are active participants in a world they affect and change from birth
Life's lessons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program observes the behavior of children of different cultures between the ages of 5-7. The film presents sequences of the first day of school in several countries, observing what recent research says makes for effective education
Risk and resilience( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows different cultures and different child-rearing practices. Compares the poverty of the children in Baka and the materiality of U.S. children. Discusses how these different conditions affect child growth
Worlds of childhood by Worlds of Childhood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series showing the intimate and accessible scenes of daily life, filmed with 12 families on five continents. A truly multicultural and cross-cultural package which serves as a unique resource for understanding how youngsters grow and develop in many diverse and pluralistic worlds of childhood
Evolution, environment and growth( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the interaction of biological and environmental forces in relation to the growth and development of children
Concepts, memories, and categories( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes and presents various scientific theories of the brain's development throughout childhood. Examines the universality of the cranial changes which occur in all children between the ages of five and seven
Prenatal development and the birth process( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the development of the human fetus and different aspects of childbirth
Nature and nurture interwoven( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of the environment and heredity in child development. Also addresses relationships within the family
Adolescence, the prolonged transition( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through historical and cross-cultural comparisons explores the extent to which the concept of adolescence is a period of increased autonomy, identity development, and risk taking. The biological aspects of puberty and emerging sexuality are addressed
 
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English (78)