The truth about nightwaking

O'Mara, Peggy
September 1995
Mothering;Fall95, Issue 76, p6
Focuses on the issue of babies waking up at night. Reasons why babies wake up regularly during the night; Overstimulation by their environment; Attachment as the crisis of the first year of life, according to child development theorist Eric Erickson.


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