Articles about the anthropology, psychology, and evolution of family life by Gwen Dewar
If you’re looking for evidence-based information about parenting, you
can browse my site by selecting one of the topics on the menu bar on
the far left. You can also try using
this site’s search engine.
But some of my parenting articles are hard to find. That’s because they’re about quirky subjects, like Santa Claus, that don't fit into any major category in my index, or because I simply haven’t had time to index them yet. There are also articles I’ve written for other websites.
Note: In July 2018, BabyCenter stopped hosting most of its old blog posts, including mine. As a result, many of the links below (to BabyCenter) have been removed. I may make the material available in another format.
So here is a sampler of these odds and ends--miscellaneous articles that you might otherwise overlook.