"A wake-up call about the emotional origins of intellectual development." -- Science Books and Films
"An exciting aspect of Greenspan's new work is its synthesis of developmental psychology with new insights derived from genetics and brain physiology." -- Psychiatric News
"Delight with, and dedication to, families shines through on every page." -- Contemporary Psychology
"Greenspan generously shares his insights....which are brilliant and exciting.... a clear guide to the early stages of emotional development." -- T. Berry Brazelton, M.D.
"Groundbreaking work by a leading researcher, theoretician, and clinical psychoanalyst." -- Otto Kernberg, M.D.
"Optimistic and reassuring." -- Los Angeles Times
"Takes its place among recent writing such as Gardner's Frames of Mind, Damasio's Descartes' Error.... A wealth of examples from clinical practice...absorbing reading." -- Washington Post Book World --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
This was the #1 most helpful book with our parenting. Agree with all the positive reviews.
As for the negatives, yes, it is intuitive to a certain extent, but how often have... Read more
Really interesting reading. It helped me with my 4-year-old development. I highly recommend it!!!!Published on November 9, 2006 by Priscilla P. Wood
Very disappointing. Whilst I agree with the underlying concepts, the book is repetitive and arduous. Read morePublished on April 12, 2001 by CM Geissler