Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

mother's dayMother's Day is Sunday 13 May. Our Gift Guide is the best place to get gifts for Mum. Visit the Gift Guide Now...

Description - Crying as a Sign, a Symptom, and a Signal by Ronald G. Barr

Crying as a Sign, a Symptom and a Signal brings the reader up to date on new evidence concerning the developmental and clinical significance of infant crying in the first few months and years of life. Initially studied as a sign of disease, crying is now being understood not only as a sign, but also as a symptom of problematic functioning in early development. We now know much more about normative patterns of development of infant crying and how they may be manifest in a variety of clinical settings (emergency room complaint, painful procedures, colic, temper tantrums, non-verbal and mentally challenged infants). This has brought about a new conceptualization of the significance of early infant crying which an international team of experts describe and examine. In this authoritative clinical text, both historical and methodological perspectives are brought to a multidisciplinary synopsis of the new understanding of this infant behavior.

Buy Crying as a Sign, a Symptom, and a Signal by Ronald G. Barr from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781898683216
ISBN-10: 1898683212
Format: Hardback
(239mm x 170mm x 24mm)
Pages: 236
Imprint: Mac Keith Press
Publisher: Mac Keith Press
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Crying as a Sign, a Symptom, and a Signal by Ronald G. Barr

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Crying as a Sign, a Symptom, and a Signal book by Ronald G. Barr and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review