Author:Deborah Blum

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Coming of Age: The Sexual Awakening of Margaret Mead

By: Deborah Beatriz Blum

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: July 2017

Seller ID: 3513

ISBN: 1250055725

Condition: New


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Love at Goon Park: Harry Harlow and the Science of Affection

By: Deborah Blum

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Basic Books: July 2011

Seller ID: 17811

ISBN: 046502601X

Condition: New


In the early twentieth century, affection between parents and their children was discouraged--psychologists thought it would create needy kids, and doctors thought it would spread infectious disease. It took a revolution in psychology to overturn these beliefs and prove that touch ensures emotional and intellectual health. In Love at Goon Park, Pulitzer Prize winner Deborah Blum charts this profound cultural shift by tracing the story of Harry Harlow--the man who studied neglect and its life-altering consequences on primates in his lab. The biography of both a man and an idea, Love at Goon ... View more info