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Dr. Spock

An American Life

by Thomas Maier

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Published by Basic Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages540
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Open LibraryOL7593662M
ISBN 100465043151
ISBN 109780465043156


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About the Author Dr. Benjamin Spock was the most trusted and most famous pediatrician worldwide; his reassuring and commonsense advice shaped parenting practices for half a century. The author of eleven books, he was a political activist for causes that vitally affect children: disarmament, day care, schooling, housing, and medical care for all/5().

The author of eleven books, he was a political activist for causes that vitally affect children: disarmament, day care, schooling, housing, and free, good quality medical care for all. Spock’s Baby and Child Care has been translated into thirty-nine different languages and has sold more than fifty million copies worldwide since its first publication in   Dr.

Benjamin Spock's revolutionary book about how to raise children was first published on J The book, The Common Book of Baby and Child Care, completely changed how children were raised in the latter half of the 20th century and have become one of the best-selling non-fiction books of all : Jennifer Rosenberg.

Dr Spock, still a great read and still great advice. This is the best selling book in the US (after the Bible, of course), updated by other doctors for the 21st century, but basically unchanged.

This was an antique copy I bought for its historical by:   When Dr. Spock’s book Baby and Child Care was published inits simple core message was revolutionary: “Don’t be afraid to trust your own common sense.” Between that and his.

Benjamin Spock, in full Benjamin McLane Spock, byname Dr. Spock, (born May 2,New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.—died MaLa Jolla, California), American pediatrician whose books on child-rearing, especially his Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care (; 6th ed., ), influenced generations of parents and made his name a household word.

I hate to say it, but our problem started with American icon, Dr. Benjamin Spock. Spock’s child rearing book “Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care,” first published insoldcopies the first year, has since sold over 50 million copies, and is sixth in sales only to the Bible.

Spock’s book Baby and Child Care was published injust in time for the post-World War II baby boom. It became the widely-accepted bible on child rearing, and much of the advice Dr.

Spock. InDr. Benjamin Spock wrote a child raising book that changed parenting styles everywhere. I am going to take some quotes of Dr. Spock book and give a response and try to keep it biblical and from what I have seen as a result of his teachings.

Benjamin McLane Spock was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care, published inis one of the biggest best-sellers of all time.

Its revolutionary message to mothers was that "you know more than you think you do." Spock was the first pediatrician to study psychoanalysis to try to understand children's needs and family dynamics/5.

Spock by Thomas Maier Dr. Benjamin Spock is known for how he revolutionized mainstream American family life with his book Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care, for the controversy caused by his psychological advice, and for his early and courageous opposition to the war in Vietnam.

The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care Dr. Spock's The First Two Years: The Emotional and Physical Needs of Children from Birth to Age 2. Dr. Benjamin Spock is America’s most trusted name in child care and parenting, and his essential guidebook has topped bestseller lists for over sixty-five years.

This fully revised and updated. True, Dr. Benjamin Spock's Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care probably didn't look like much when it first came out in — just in time. Doctor Spock's book has been around for ever, but it's still the best comprehensive childcare book. There's no judgement to it (unlike a lot of other books that seem to have strong opinions about breast feeding, etc) and simply gives the information new (and experienced) parents Size: KB.

Read Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care PDF - 9th Edition by Benjamin Spock Gallery Books | Dr. Benjamin Spock is America s most trusted name in child care and parenting, and his essential guidebook.

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After reading reams of infant books that advocate rigid schedules and a kind of hypervigilance that imposes upon infants their parents' uncertain fears Dr.

Spock's book is a welcome relief. Rather than timetables and formulas he encourages parents to get to know their babies -- to attend to their child's movements, sounds, expressions and in so /5(18). Shop for dr spock baby book online at Target. Free shipping on orders of $35+ and save 5% every day with your Target RedCard.

Overview This is a reprint of the One and Only Original book by Dr. Benjamin Spock on Baby and Child Care. Prior to this reprint, the original book had not been reprinted since Instead there have been many new books, all bearing Dr. Spock's name, but these have been considerably different books and usually much : Ishi Press.

All Dr. Spock’s invaluable, time-tested advice is here, along with the most current medical practices and advances in health care, and a resource guide.

More than ever before, this essential work will help all parents face their many challenges and responsibilities with new confidence and joy. How it changed the world: Having sold more than 50 million copies in 42 languages, Dr.

Spock's book was the first widely read parenting manual. I read his book when my children came along and what he had to say resonated with me which is surprising considering the old school abuse and rotten parenting I was exposed to. I have an intimate relationship with the belt.

Spock’s time ha. For those who admire Dr. Spock and the ambiguous or ambivalent statements which permeate his book (“On the other hand” is a common phrase.), the phrase, “I’m not particularly advocating spanking” might be construed to mean Dr. Spock had a measure of sympathy for spankings, and it is true that he left some room and certainly some.

Author: Benjamin Spock,Robert Needlman; Publisher: Gallery Books ISBN: Category: Family & Relationships Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» From the pediatrician whose advice has shaped parenting practices for more than half a century comes the essential parenting book—fully revised and updated with the latest research and written in clear, accessible prose for parents of all.

Benjamin Spock was the most trusted and most famous pediatrician worldwide; his reassuring and commonsense advice shaped parenting practices for half a century. The author of eleven books, he was a political activist for causes that vitally affect children: disarmament, day care, schooling, housing, and medical care for all.

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Dr Benjamin Spock wrote a bestseller book inwhich is still bought today. Spock was the first pediatrician to study psychoanalysis to try to understand children’s needs and family dynamics. His ideas about childcare influenced several generations of parents to be more flexible and affectionate with their children, and to treat them as.

Generations of parents have relied on Dr. Spock's timeless bestseller. It remains the source book, the most authoritative and reliable guide available.

Collaborating with Dr. Steven J. Parker, Dr. Spock has now updated and expanded this reference to meet the changes and challenges of the next century.

Organized for fast and easy reference, and including entirely new sections covering. Benjamin Spock Author who popularized motherhood in his prevailing widely consulting books such as Baby and Child Care, first published in This book advised women to.

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After extensive research, I found out that a lot of books (book 1, book 2, book 3, book 4, etc) referenced the source of your quote to the Redbook magazine: Benjamin Spock. How to Not Bring Up A Bratty Child. ryAs a double check, even the New York Times said that Spock wrote for the Redbook.

He wrote columns about raising children for Redbook and Ladies. Mary is the wife of the legendary Dr Benjamin Spock, the author of Dr Spock’s Baby and Childcare.

Yes, the same book that was written in and since then has sold more than 50 million copies and according to some estimates is the second biggest seller after The Bible.

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Free shipping for many products!/5(11). Dr Benjamin Spock was told yesterday that he is a god to millions of mothers. His book Baby and Child Care has sold over 15 million copies – not quite challenging the Bible yet. Is.

Back in the day, Dr Benjamin Spock was the authority on parenting. The first edition of his book was published in as The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child six months, it had sold half a million copies.

What made it so popular were a few things, beginning with the famous first line: “Trust yourself. A contemporary poll of American mothers showed that 64% had read Spock’s book and even those who didn’t own a copy couldn’t help but absorb its precepts; excerpts cropped up everywhere, with snippets even appearing on I Love Lucy and implicit in Beaver.

The defining text of Boomer youth came from Dr. Spock, not Kerouac or : Bruce Gibney. REVIEWS OF BENJAMIN SPOCK'S BOOKS: 'The Commonsense Book of Baby and Child Care' () "Especially helpful and timely are sections on nursery schools, on separated parents, on adopting a child, and on mothers who work.

Spock interprets the best in modern thinking on these subjects, and underscores it with his own wide experience, kindliness and good sense.". Margaret Talbot tribute to Dr Benjamin Spock, pediatrician-laureate of the baby boom, who was among notables who died in ; photo (L) With the first edition of his book, Spock .