Child Study & Development



link to catalog page WRIGHT, Black Girlhood in the Nineteenth Century Author: Nazera Sadiq Wright
Pub Date: October 2016

How unlikely literary characters paved the way for black citizenship and progress   learn more...

link to catalog page BIRK, Fostering on the Farm

Fostering on the Farm

Child Placement in the Rural Midwest

Author: Megan Birk
Pub Date: June 2015

Shedding light on a somber chapter in the history of American childhood   learn more...

link to catalog page HENDRICKS, Play and the Human Condition Author: Thomas S. Henricks
Pub Date: May 2015

A cutting-edge reappraisal of the causes, contours, and consequences of play   learn more...

link to catalog page BROWN, Hear Our Truths

Hear Our Truths

The Creative Potential of Black Girlhood

Author: Ruth Nicole Brown
Pub Date: January 2014

A creative space for the performance of radically new interpretations of Black girls' lived experiences   learn more...

link to catalog page BERNSTEIN, Rachel in the World Author: Jane Bernstein
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: 2010

A mother's attempt to know the heart and mind of a disabled daughter growing into adulthood   learn more...

link to catalog page HALLEY, Boundaries of Touch

Boundaries of Touch

Parenting and Adult-Child Intimacy

Author: Jean O'Malley Halley
Pub Date: January 2009

A history of the shifting and conflicting ideas about when, where, and how we should touch our children   learn more...