How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm

How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm

And Other Adventures in Parenting (from Argentina to Tanzania and Everywhere in Between)

eBook - 2012
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
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.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781616201203
1616201207
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC RESOURCE
Characteristics: 1 online resource (292 p.)

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

d
dprodrig
Nov 09, 2012

It was fun reading about the various different parenting approaches from other cultures. I would say that this book has a light and fluffy approach to each of the topics introduced, and because it is based off of personal experience and has a limited number of stories, it lacks gravity. Plus, there are small errors, like the fact that Inuit don't put their kids in the hood of their Amauti (the hood is designed to cover two heads)... a fun, interesting, light read that may offer differing parenting perspectives to those looking for them.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at CPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top