The Scientist in the Crib

By Alison Gopnik


This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive science discusses important discoveries about how much babies and young children know and learn, and how much parents naturally teach them. It argues that evolution designed us both to teach and learn, and that the drive to learn is our most important instinct. It also reveals as fa…


Published date: January 1, 1999
Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction

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The only thing I did to prepare for being a parent was to read this book.