in A Toddler’s Life

Published in print March 1995 | ISBN: 9780195099232
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199846863 | DOI:

Show Summary Details


This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the essence of toddlerhood and the development of social-linguistic intelligence. This describes the incidents covering approximately two-month intervals in the life of a toddler called Ricky and discusses what his behaviour means for understanding a toddler's growing mental, social, and language skills. It covers the life of Ricky from 15 to 36 months old.

Keywords: toddlerhood; sociolinguistic intelligence; social development; mental development; language skills; child development

Chapter.  5151 words. 

Subjects: Developmental Psychology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.