Barbara Tizard

Barbara Tizard is a psychologist whose research has been concerned with children and adolescents. She has contributed to the study of residential children's homes and the long-term effects of residential care and adoption on development, and also to the study of the language of young children, early education, and adolescent identity. She has authored or co-authored six books on these topics. Her findings have thrown light, sometimes controversially, on issues to do with ethnic and gender...See more