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Raising thinking children and teens : guiding mental and moral development

Author
Browne Miller, Angela, 1952-
Title
Raising thinking children and teens : guiding mental and moral development / Angela Browne-Miller.
Format
Book
Published
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger/ABC-CLIO, c2009.
Description
xviii, 204 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Notes from the front : parenting now
  • How moral intelligence is relevant to learning and living
  • Introduction to human potential
  • The folklore on intelligence
  • Scientific definitions of intelligence and the freedom of thought
  • Modern education and intelligence
  • Choosing and evaluating schools
  • A note on the issue of neglect and abuse in day-care, preschool, and school settings, including inattention to bullying
  • Easing the transition from home to school
  • The child and teen in the family environment
  • A note about child witness fallout
  • The child in the physical environment
  • Developing children's mental abilities
  • Teaching creativity
  • Learning to learn
  • Learning to think : metacognition
  • The role of self-esteem in intelligence enhancement
  • Building people for tomorrow.
Subject headings
Child rearing.
Child development.
Metacognition in children.
ISBN
9780313358760 (hard copy : alk. paper)
0313358761 (hard copy : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
HQ769 .B686 2009
Location
Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks
Floor
7th Floor, East Tower
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Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
HQ769 .B686 2009
Location
Columbus Library - Stacks
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Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
HQ769 .B686 2009
Location
Stacks
Floor
3rd Floor
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