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Spock(spŏk), Benjamin McLane 1903-1998.
American pediatrician, educator, and writer. His book Baby and Child Care, originally published in 1946, had a great influence on child-rearing.
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(Biography) Benjamin, known as Dr Spock. 1903–98, US paediatrician, noted for his influential work The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child (1946), which challenged traditional notions of child care, advocating a more permissive approach
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Benjamin (McLane), 1903–98, U.S. pediatrician and author.
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