Children in the U.S. are often introduced to America’s troubled and cruel history through movies, television programs, and children’s books. Historical fiction is frequently the means by which children learn about atrocities such as the enslavement of African Americans, racial segregation, Japanese-American internment, and the genocide of Native Americans.
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Children’s first checkups often include consulting a growth chart and setting a vaccination schedule, but how can pediatricians affect early development that is just as crucial but not easily charted?
By prescribing books.
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