TITLE

Locked doors: What they mean to young children

AUTHOR(S)
LeShan, Eda
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan-Mar97, Issue 82, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the reasons why some children feel a sense of abandonment or rejection when they are confronted with locked doors. Case of a four-year-old girl who would not let her mother out of sight since her father departed; Criticism of the confrontational attitude of some psychologists toward children who panic when doors are locked on them; Ways of teaching children to look at locked doors differently.
ACCESSION #
9701232662

 

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