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Feral children and clever animals

reflections on human nature

by Douglas K. Candland

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- History,
  • Psychology -- Research -- History,
  • Feral children -- Psychology -- History,
  • Psychology, Comparative -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-394) and index.

    StatementDouglas Keith Candland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF95 .C36 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 411 p. :
    Number of Pages411
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1392941M
    ISBN 100195074688
    LC Control Number93000059

    Human children who grew up solely in the care of animals for some time are referred to as feral children. There are many myths about them but a few actual cases have been carefully documented, as.   Candland, who has reviewed more than cases of feral children and wrote the book Feral Children and Clever Animals: Reflections on Human Nature, says to Author: Wency Leung.

    BOOK REVIEW: SCIENCE: Studying Children Raised in Wild: FERAL CHILDREN AND CLEVER ANIMALS: Reflections on Human Nature by Douglas Keith Candland,Oxford, $30, pagesAuthor: BETTYANN KEVLES. Feral Children and Clever Animals. New York: Oxford University Press, E-mail Citation» From a clinical psychologist’s standpoint, this is perhaps the best introduction to the scientific approach to .

      From ancient Rome's Romulus and Remus to The Jungle Book's Mowgli, it seems there's a near-universal fascination with the idea of children raised by animals. But the real life versions of . work, FERAL CHILDREN AND CLEVER ANIMALS: Reflections on Human Nature, in which he demonstrates that most of the conclusions formed by the teachers and interventionists of wild children are simply projections of what we want to believe about human nature. SAVAGE GIRLS AND WILD BOYS is copiously researched perhaps a bit too much in some areas.


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