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[Xmca-l] Re: Child Development: Understanding a Cultural Perspective



Hi Martin

Peter Smagorinsky asked me to consider a review for the Journal of Language
and Literacy Education.  I am not sure what an endorsement is, but do do
reviews.  Do pass my details to Sage, and maybe mention JLLE to them.

Carol

On 28 September 2016 at 16:34, Martin John Packer <mpacker@uniandes.edu.co>
wrote:

> Hi Carol,
>
> I think Sage will be looking for “endorsements” soon, but I’m not sure how
> reviews will be handled: perhaps they’ll send review copies directly to
> journals once the book is printed, which will not be for several months. Of
> course, the difference between an endorsement and a review is somewhat
> slippery! I will pass along your contact details to Sage.
>
> thanks
>
> Martin
>
>
>
>
> > On Sep 28, 2016, at 9:08 AM, Carol Macdonald <carolmacdon@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Martin
> >
> > Would you like anybody to review the book?  I would be happy to do that
> for
> > you.  But I would need a copy of the book though.
> >
> > Carol
> >
> > On 28 September 2016 at 15:51, Martin John Packer <
> mpacker@uniandes.edu.co>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> I have a textbook currently in production with Sage, titled ‘Child
> >> Development: Understanding a Cultural Perspective.’  It is my attempt to
> >> make sense of how children develop in cultural contexts, and to organize
> >> some of the exploding literature in developmental science. There are
> many
> >> flaws in the book, but hopefully it has some merits!
> >>
> >> Sage has asked me to identify colleagues who might be interested in
> >> adopting or recommending this text for courses they are teaching. I
> asked
> >> if they would receive a complementary copy of the book, and Sage’s
> reply is
> >> "We will review those contacts, and if they are teaching the right
> course,
> >> they will absolutely receive a copy.” Please contact me if you might
> adopt
> >> the book, or at least might like a free copy!  :)
> >>
> >> The information requested by Sage is name, institution, course details,
> >> and email/telephone. I have uploaded the introductory chapter to
> >> Academia.edu:
> >>
> >> <https://www.academia.edu/28649507/Child_Development_
> >> Understanding_a_Cultural_Perspective>
> >>
> >> Martin
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> > Carol A Macdonald Ph.D (Edin)
> > Developmental psycholinguist
> > Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa
> > alternative email address: tmacdoca@unisa.ac.za
>
>
>


-- 
Carol A Macdonald Ph.D (Edin)
Developmental psycholinguist
Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa
alternative email address: tmacdoca@unisa.ac.za