Childhood Unbound : Saving Our Kids' Best Selves - Confident Parenting in a World of Change

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-01-06
  • Publisher: Free Press

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From one of the country's most sought-after child-rearing experts comes a breakthrough guide to a new style of parenting he calls authentic engagement, which empowers parents with special methods needed to raise today's challenging kids.

Table of Contents

Author's Notep. ix
Parenting in the Post-Boomer Era: The Thrills and Challenges of Modern Child Rearingp. 1
"Oh, the Things I Have Seen": Why Kids Are the Way They Are-The Great Unravelingp. 18
The Sun Always Rises: Hope in a New Age of Child Rearingp. 53
Engagement through Loving: Parental Love that Brings Out the Best in Today's Kids-and Usp. 83
Engagement through Limiting: Crystal-Clear Wisdom to Guide Children and Teens-In a World Without Limitsp. 134
Engagement through Listening: These Kids Talk to Everyone-Helping Them Talk More to Parentsp. 185
Engagement through Community: Rebuilding the Village-Twenty-First-Century Stylep. 240
Acknowledgmentsp. 305
Notesp. 307
Indexp. 311
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