Roars, falling down heavily, hysterical crises - every parent has encountered these annoying manifestations of their child. And he/she often had interpreted them as conscious resistance, deliberate disobedience, outright impudence. Or maybe they're not what they seem.
The discoveries of neuroscience and experimental psychology offer other explanations popularly presented in "I Tried Everything!" - an entertaining and useful, beautifully illustrated reading that sheds new light on the behavior of "impossible" children. And it shows how the period from one to five years of age can be experienced painlessly by both the parent and the child.