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Title Screen time : how electronic media-from baby videos to educational software-affects your young child / Lisa Guernsey.
Author Guernsey, Lisa.
Note Previously published as "Into the minds of babes : how screen time affects children from birth to age five"
"With a new epilogue"--Cover.
BIBLIOG. Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-297) and index.
Contents What exactly is this video doing to my baby's brain? -- Is TV turning my tot into a zombie? -- Could my child learn from baby videos? -- My toddler doesn't seem to notice when the TV is on, or does he? -- Which videos are too scary for my child? -- What is educational about "educational" TV? -- Could the right DVD teach my child to speak, or better yet, become bilingual? -- Can electronic media enrich my child's vocabulary? -- Could this program teach my child to be a good person? -- Is interactive media worthwhile, or at least better than TV? -- Will screen time make my children fat? -- How do real families make smart media choices?

Publisher New York : Basic Books, 2012, c2007.
Description xx, 311 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subject Child development.
Television and children.
Educational television programs.
Educational films.
Parenting collection.
Add Title Into the minds of babes
ISBN 0465029809 (pbk.)
9780465029808 (pbk.)