[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 34.204.36.101. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
June 1959

Discussions on Child Development.

Author Affiliations
 

Volume Three. Edited by J. M. Tanner, M.D., D.Sc., D.P.M., and B. Infelder. Price, $5. Pp. 223, with 19 illustrations. International Universities Press, Inc., 227 W. 13th St., New York 11, 1958.

AMA Am J Dis Child. 1959;97(6):896. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1959.02070010898028

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

Physical and Behavioral Growth. Report of the Twenty-Sixth Ross Pediatric Research Conference. Price, not given. Pp. 101, with 15 illustrations. Ross Laboratories, Columbus 16, Ohio, 1958.

A previous review in this Journal described volumes 1 and 2 of the discussions on Child Development. The publication of the third volume adds to the knowledge and satisfaction to be gained from following these erudite discourses. Those interested in this method of presentation of knowledge about children and their growth will also be pleased with the publication of the Ross Conference on Growth.

Of special interest in the WHO volume are the studies of Margaret Mead on sex differentiation and those of Erik Erikson on the adolescent's problem in finding his identity. Dr. Mead's contribution reflects the common concern over differentials in the manner in which the two sexes are reared. Her evidence concerning such environmental differences is most full and suggests important

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×