Po Bronson “NurtureShock”
September 9th, 2009
Baby DVDs make kids learn fewer words, not more. Educational TV makes preschoolers more aggressive than if they watch “Power Rangers.” A teenager who argues with his parents is showing them respect, not disrespect.
Much of what we thought we knew about children and how they develop is challenged, and in many cases totally upended, by scientific studies, deftly reported on by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman in their book “NurtureShock.”
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