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The gardener and the carpenter

Alison Gopnik

The gardener and the carpenter

what the new science of child development tells us about the relationship between parents and children

by Alison Gopnik

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child psychology,
  • Developmental psychology,
  • Parenting

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlison Gopnik
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF713 .G67 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 302 pages
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27213663M
    ISBN 100374229708
    ISBN 109780374229702
    LC Control Number2015048667
    OCLC/WorldCa934795217


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Thoughtful book, clearly talking about how children explore and learn. We don't shape children (the carpenter) but provide the environment (gardener) that supports them as they develop the tools to flourish in the future, unpredictable world.

The author also writes about society, caregiving, and aging/5(52). The premise of this book can be distilled from its title (which makes it a great title): there are two parenting styles--the gardener (who gives kids fertilizer, space, and a reason to grow and lets them do it) and the carpenter (who exactly measures every facet of the kid's life with the intention of making him/her grow up a certain way)/5.

The Gardener and the Carpenter: What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us About the Relationship Between Parents and Children - Kindle edition by Gopnik, Alison. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or by: In The Gardener and the Carpenter, the pioneering developmental psychologist and philosopher Alison Gopnik argues that the familiar twenty-first-century picture of parents and children is profoundly wrong—it’s not just based on bad science, it’s bad for kids and parents, too.

Drawing on the study of human evolution Cited by:   The book’s title, The Gardener and the Carpenter, comes from a metaphor about the parent-child relationship. To seek to parent a child, Gopnik argues, is to behave like a carpenter, chiselling away.

In The Gardener and the Carpenter, the pioneering developmental psychologist and philosopher Alison Gopnik argues that the familiar twenty-first-century picture of parents and children is profoundly wrong--it's not just based /5(4). In The Gardener and the Carpenter, the pioneering developmental psychologist and philosopher Alison Gopnik argues that the familiar twenty-first-century picture of parents and children is profoundly wrong--it's not just based on bad science, it's bad for kids and parents, too.

Drawing on the study of human evolution and her own cutting-edge scientific research into. The Gardener and the Carpenter What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us About the Relationship Between Parents and Children. by Alison Gopnik. ‎ Selected as a Book of the Year by the Financial Times ‘ The Gardener and the Carpenter should be required reading for anyone who is, or is thinking of becoming a parent’ Financial Times Caring deeply about our children is part of what makes us human.

The Gardener and the Carpenter Book Summary: One of the world's leading child psychologists shatters the myth The gardener and the carpenter book "good parenting" Caring deeply about our children is part of what makes us human. Yet the thing we call "parenting" is a surprisingly new invention.

In the past thirty years, the concept of parenting and the multibillion dollar industry surrounding it have transformed. In The Gardener and the Carpenter, the pioneering developmental psychologist and philosopher Alison Gopnik argues that the familiar twenty-first-century picture of.

The Gardener and the Carpenter: What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us about the Relationship Between Parents and Children User Review - Publishers Weekly. What a relief to find a book that takes a stand against the practice of “helicopter parenting” so prevalent today.

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9 by Alison Gopnik (Author) out of 5 stars 80 ratings See all 7 formats and editions/5(77). Gopnik concludes that recognizing the dichotomy between the goal-oriented carpenter and the nurturing gardener is an appropriate metaphor for our broader cultural values.

“Just as we should give children the resources and space to play, and do so without insisting that play will have immediate payoffs,” she writes, “we should do the same. [ The Gardener and the Carpenter] not only dispels the myth of a single best model for good parenting but also backs up its proposals with real-life examples and research studies This book will provide helpful inspiration for parents and may prompt some to rethink their strategies." -- Publishers Weekly (starred review)/5(80).

The Gardener and the Carpenter Summary The Gardener and the Carpenter - One of the world's leading child psychologists shatters the myth of "good parenting" Caring deeply about our children is part of what makes us human. Yet the thing we call "parenting" is a surprisingly new invention.

[The Gardener and the Carpenter] not only dispels the myth of a single best model for good parenting but also backs up its proposals with real-life examples and research studies This book will provide helpful inspiration for parents and may prompt some to rethink their strategies.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) From the PublisherBrand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

THE GARDENER AND THE CARPENTER. What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us About the Relationship Between Parents and Children. By Alison Gopnik. Farrar, Straus & Giroux.

$   Tired parents may feel free to leave Gopnik’s book out of their suitcase, but it should be required reading for anyone involved in educational reform. Lara Feigel is the author of The Bitter Taste Author: Lara Feigel. The Gardener and the Carpenter published 9 Aug by Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

To Order Reviews See Also Caring deeply about our children is part of what makes us human. Yet the thing we call "parenting" is a surprisingly new invention. The "carpenter" parent thinks that a child can be molded, writes Alison Gopnik.

The "gardener," on the other hand, is less concerned about who the child will become and instead provides a protected. The Gardener and the Carpenter: What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us About the Relationship Between Parents and Children (Kindle Edition) Published August 9th by Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

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One of the world's leading child psychologists shatters the myth of "good parenting" Caring deeply about our chil/5. In The Gardener and the Carpenter, pioneering developmental psychologist and philosopher Alison Gopnik argues that the familiar 21st-century picture of parents and children is profoundly wrong - it's not just based on bad science, it's bad for kids and parents, too.

Drawing on the study of human evolution. [The Gardener and the Carpenter] not only dispels the myth of a single best model for good parenting but also backs up its proposals with real-life examples and research studies This book will provide helpful inspiration for parents and may prompt some to rethink their strategies.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review).

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Read it if you’re looking for reasons to calm down about your child’s future or to recover from being a helicopter. The Gardener and the Carpenter has received rave reviews: The Washington Post called it "bracing and thoughtful," and Financial Times said it "should be required reading for anyone who is, or is thinking of becoming, a parent." (Additional reviews can be found at the book's website.) Please join us on November 1, at PM.

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[The Gardener and the Carpenter] not only dispels the myth of a single best model for good parenting but also backs up its proposals with real-life examples and research studies This book will provide helpful inspiration for parents and may prompt some to rethink their strategies.” ―Publishers Weekly (starred review)/5(77).

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