How Eskimos keep their babies warm : and other adventures in parenting (from Argentina to Tanzania and everywhere in between) / Mei-Ling Hopgood.
- Description: 292 p. ; 21 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2012.
- ISBN: 9781565129580 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 156512958X (pbk.)
- 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 11 total copies.
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|Beverly Main||NEW||HQ 755.8 .H657 2012 (Text to phone)||Checked out||05/09/2013|
|Danvers||Adult Nonfiction||HQ 755.8 H657 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Gloucester||Adult Nonfiction||649.1/Hopgood (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Gloucester||Children's On Order||On Order 58234 (Text to phone)||On order||-|
|Lynnfield||Adult Nonfiction||HQ 755.8 .H657 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Melrose||New Books (Browsing Room)||649.1 Hopgood (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus||Stacks||HQ755.8 .H657 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Peabody Main||Adult Nonfiction||NEW HQ 755.8 .H657 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Reading||Adult New Nonfiction||NEW 649.1 HOP (Text to phone)||Checked out||02/02/2013|
|Salem||Adult Non-Fiction||649.1/HOPGOOD (Text to phone)||Checked out||05/16/2013|
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|Contents:||How Buenos Aires children go to bed late : sleeping arrangements -- How the French teach their children to love healthy food : the things kids will eat -- How Kenyans live without strollers : ingenious products -- How the Chinese potty train early : managing baby's bottom -- How Aka Pygmies are the best fathers in the world : paternal leave -- How Lebanese Americans keep their families close : on adoption -- How Tibetans cherish pregnancy : a prenatal paradise -- How the Japanese let their children fight : scaring kids straight -- How Polynesians play without parents : historic toys -- How Mayan villagers put their kids to work : the talents of tots -- How Asians learn to excel in school : grading the countries.|
|Summary:||Hopgood discusses how cultural expectations and customs determine the way kids are raised--from how Kenyans live without strollers to how the Chinese potty train early.|
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