Day care: a form of temporary care not given by a family member or someone who knows the child, normally outside the childs house.
Social development: aspect of a childs growth concerned with development of sociability where the child learns to relate to others.
Peer relations: how well children get on with other children, includes childrens ability to make friends and play co operatively with other children.
Examples of daycare: Child minders and nurseries.
A02 of Day care:
Peer relations: - Belsky and Rovine found that infants who had been recieving 20 or more hours of day care during a week were more likely to be insecurely attached (A or C) compared with children at home. + Clarke Stewart et al found that children who attended day care could negotiate better with peers, Creps and Vernon- Feagans found that children who started daycare before they were 6 years old were more sociable than those who started later.
Agression: -Belsky says children who experienced day care show agression and are less obedient to authority figures, also Field predicted the same thing. NICHD did a longitudinal study until…