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PSYC 2110 (10)
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Department
Psychology
Course
PSYC 2110
Professor
Fangfang Li
Semester
Winter

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First Day December-09-12 9:30 PM Child Development: An Introduction Toilet Training and Weaning: best done by parents when child is young  Has some psycho effect on child, affects behavior and personality  Freud - impact on personality of people  Controversial - difference in people's beliefs on how early/late to do it o How does it affect the child? o "Spoiling the child" o "Won't be independent" You'll spoil the child if you pick it up when it cries or meet his/her needs.  John B. Watson o Father of behaviorism  Still a popular method, "cry it out", don't offer any comforting  Do for their own sake, not for the child's sake (to get enough sleep, etc)  Attachment theory: to be explored later on Children should sleep in their own bed and room.  Mayan culture, very common to sleep with the child. o Allows for them to respond to needs during the night Baby talk to the baby is good.  Parantese speech o Elongate vowels, high pitched, helps them understand language  Lots of benefits o Sing-sound voice o Attract their attention o Form a relationship o Help language learning later on The quality of the love relationship between parents makes great difference in the
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