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How Eskimos keep their babies warm : and other adventures in parenting (from Argentina to Tanzania and everywhere in between)

Author: Mei-Ling Hopgood
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Hopgood discusses how cultural expectations and customs determine the way kids are raised--from how Kenyans live without strollers to how the Chinese potty train early.
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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mei-Ling Hopgood
ISBN: 9781565129580 156512958X
OCLC Number: 712124015
Description: 292 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: How Buenos Aires children go to bed late : sleeping arrangements --
How the French teach their children to love healthy food : the things kids will eat --
How Kenyans live without strollers : ingenious products --
How the Chinese potty train early : managing baby's bottom --
How Aka Pygmies are the best fathers in the world : paternal leave --
How Lebanese Americans keep their families close : on adoption --
How Tibetans cherish pregnancy : a prenatal paradise --
How the Japanese let their children fight : scaring kids straight --
How Polynesians play without parents : historic toys --
How Mayan villagers put their kids to work : the talents of tots --
How Asians learn to excel in school : grading the countries.
Responsibility: Mei-Ling Hopgood.

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Hopgood discusses how cultural expectations and customs determine the way kids are raised--from how Kenyans live without strollers to how the Chinese potty train early.

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