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Lancy, David F
Playing on the mother-ground : cultural routines for children's development / David F. Lancy
New York : Guilford press, c1996
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  DT630.5.K63 L35 1996    AVAILABLE
Gift from InTouch LLC, Grace El-Tawil, 2011
Subject(s) Children, Kpelle -- Education
Children, Kpelle -- Games
Children, Kpelle -- Cultural assimilation
Learning, Psychology of
Child development -- Liberia -- Gbarngasuakwelle
Child psychology -- Liberia -- Gbarngasuakwelle
Subject Gbarngasuakwelle (Liberia) -- Social life and customs
Physical Description xii, 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-230) and indexes
Contents Studying child development in Kpelle society -- Cultural routines for children's development -- The research setting -- Kpelle work -- Parents, children, and make-believe -- Games and models -- Dances, songs, stories, proverbs, and the acquisition of values -- Children's work -- Apprenticeship and Bush School as formal education -- The Kwii way
NOTE Gift from InTouch LLC, Grace El-Tawil, 2011
Series Culture and human development
Alternate Author Library donation, 2011

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