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Author Doherty-Sneddon, Gwyneth, 1968-

Title Children's unspoken language / Gwyneth Doherty-Sneddon
Published London ; New York : J. Kingsley, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (239 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents The Balancing Act of Social Relationships -- Hand Gestures -- Eye Gaze -- Facial Expressions -- Touch and Social Development
Summary Gwyneth Doherty-Sneddon, a developmental psychologist and mother of a young son herself, demonstrates the way in which a young child's developing personality and intelligence is revealed in their non-verbal communication. She shows how parents and other adults have the potential to facilitate a child's social and intellectual growth through acknowledging and responding to this unspoken language. Taking an in-depth look at four of the channels of non-verbal communication - hand gesture, facial expression, eye gaze and touch - this accessible text follows the development of young children from b
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-228) and indexes
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Subject Nonverbal communication in children.
Nonverbal Communication.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585481261 (electronic bk.)
1843101203 (paperback)
9780585481265 (electronic bk.)
9781843101208 (paperback)