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Unformatted text preview: Reinforces these actions 3. It is a signal that this is good 4. Connected to lactation A. Maternal attention -connection and reassurance i. Newborns know their mother by sense of smell ii. World is unfamiliar 1. Monkey surrogate mothers A. Cultural differences in care for a newborn i. Individual vs. collectivist approaches 1. "It takes a village" ii. Customs and traditions 1. Beliefs about who children are 2. Beliefs about children's abilities and knowledge iii. Differences within the culture 1. "Everyone has their own ideas about how to raise children, and everyone else's ideas are bad" a. Examples of child-raising disputes in our culture i. Spanking child ii. Breastfeeding -length of time, public or private iii. Childcare iv. Coddling vs. tough love v. Vaccination...
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- Spring '11