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Magical Child Matures
Arguing that current birthing and child-rearing practices oppose Nature's plan for human development, the author reviews the stages of human development and suggests that Nature's plan includes, at maturation, a spiritual stage of development
Mass Market Paperback, 304 pages
Published July 1st 1986 by Bantam
(first published May 30th 1985)
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This is the most important book I read while pregnant with my son. It has informed many of the choices I have made and continue to make. In this edition, you can see Dr. Pearce's evolution as a person. This is one person I would love to meet someday!
For nearly half a century Joseph C. Pearce, who prefers to be known simply as Joe, has been probing the mysteries of the human mind. One of his overriding passions remains the study of what he calls the "unfolding" of intelligence in children. He is a self-avowed iconoclast, unafraid to speak out against the myriad ways in which contemporary American culture fails to nurture the intellectual, emot ...moreMore about Joseph Chilton Pearce...