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Narratives from the Crib

With a New Foreword by Emily Oster, the Child in the Crib

Edited by Katherine Nelson

Foreword by Emily Oster

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$32.00 • £25.95 • €29.00

ISBN 9780674023635

Publication Date: 09/30/2006


368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

11 figures, 19 tables


Related Subjects

  • Introduction: Monologues in the Crib [Katherine Nelson]
  • I. Constructing a World
    • 1. Monologue as Representation of Real-Life Experience [Katherine Nelson]
    • 2. Monologue as Narrative Recreation of the World [Jerome Bruner and Joan Lucariello]
    • 3. Monologue as Problem-Solving Narrative [Carol Fleisher Feldman]
  • II. Constructing a Language
    • 4. Monologue as Development of the Text-Forming Function of Language [Elena Levy]
    • 5. Monologue as a Speech Genre [Julie Gerhardt]
    • 6. Monologue as Reenvoicement of Dialogue [John Dore]
  • III. Constructing a Self
    • 7. Monologue, Dialogue, and Regulation [Rita Watson]
    • 8. Monologue as the Linguistic Construction of Self in Time [Katherine Nelson]
    • 9. Crib Monologues from a Psychoanalytic Perspective [Daniel N. Stern]
  • Notes
  • References
  • Contributors
  • Index

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