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Author Garnett, Helen, author

Title Developing empathy in the early years : a guide for practitioners / Helen Garnett

Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (226 pages)
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Contents ""Developing Empathy in the Early Years: A Guide for Practitioners by Helen Garnett""; ""Introduction""; ""1. Empathy in the 21st Century""; ""2. Affective and Cognitive Empathy""; ""3. Empathy and Theory of Mind by Jackie Harland""; ""4. Establishing Empathy in our Pedagogy""; ""5. Exploring the Relationship between Emotional Intelligence and Empathy""; ""6. How Conflict and Conflict Resolution Produce Empathetic Children""; ""7. The Power of Positive Communication""; ""8. The Significance of Pretend Play in Developing Empathy""
""9. Fostering Empathy through the Process of Narrative by Helen Lumgair""""10. How Social Cognition Creates Engaged Children by Valerie Lovegreen""; ""11. Empathy and Autism ""; ""Afterword""; ""Appendix: Reinforcement Inventory""; ""Index""
Summary This accessible, hands-on guide offers practical advice for those working with young children on developing their empathetic practice and fostering empathetic settings. It explains how to use simple teaching methods, games and stories to promote empathetic behaviour in children
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Early childhood education -- Psychological aspects.
Empathy -- Study and teaching (Early childhood)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1784504181 (electronic bk.)
9781784504182 (electronic bk.)