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Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries
Banished Knowledge
Facing Childhood Injuries
Paperback      ISBN: 0385267622
In direct opposition to the Freudian drive theory, the author of the best-selling The Drama Of The Gifted Child believes that children, at birth, are inherently good, and she traces all forms of criminal deeds to past mistreatments.
I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World
I Am an Emotional Creature
The Secret Life of Girls Around the World
Paperback      ISBN: 0812970160
The best-selling author of The Vagina Monologues presents a series of provocative essays that capture the voices of adolescent women from a variety of cultures, from a Westchester teen who rejects the demands of popularity to a Republic of Congo sex slave. Reprint.
In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development
In a Different Voice
Psychological Theory and Women's Development
Paperback      ISBN: 0674445449
An assessment of psychological misinterpretations of women attempts to refocus perspectives on female personality and correct misconceptions of female psychological growth
The Moral Intelligence of Children: How to Raise a Moral Child
The Moral Intelligence of Children
How to Raise a Moral Child
Paperback      ISBN: 0452279372
An enlightening approach to the ways and reasons why children blossom into moral adults--or, in some cases, the opposite--offers case studies, discussions with parents, interviews with children, and visits to classrooms and nurseries, in an essential guide for parents. Reprint.
The Disappearance of Childhood
The Disappearance of Childhood
Paperback      ISBN: 0679751661
Argues that the intrusion of television into every home introduces children too early to adult concepts and activities and subverts their ability to think abstractly, and the very concept of childhood is being destroyed
Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child
Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child
Paperback      ISBN: 0449004023
A leading pediatrician outlines his groundbreaking, step-by-step program to help parents ensure a good night's sleep for their children by working with their natural sleep cycles, in a completely revised and expanded edition of his best-seller. Original.
Staying Connected to Your Teenager: How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to Hear What They're Really Saying
Staying Connected to Your Teenager
How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to Hear What They're Really Saying
Paperback      ISBN: 0738208450
Explains how teenagers contain the qualities of both regressed children and emergent adults, urging parents to see beyond teenage stereotypes while offering strategies on a parent's changing roles and encouraging responsible behavior.
Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Strategies to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Phobias, and Worries
Freeing Your Child from Anxiety
Powerful, Practical Strategies to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Phobias, and Worries
Paperback      ISBN: 0767914929
Citing a significant rise in child anxiety since the September 11 attacks, a guide for parents offers strategies on how to help a child manage stress, sharing insights into the mechanics of anxiety while urging readers to address worry as a solvable problem. Original.
Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy Gender-Nonconforming Children
Gender Born, Gender Made
Raising Healthy Gender-Nonconforming Children
Paperback      ISBN: 1615190600
A groundbreaking guide to caring for children who live outside binary gender boxes.
Claiming Your Place at the Fire: Living the Second Half of Your Life on Purpose
Claiming Your Place at the Fire
Living the Second Half of Your Life on Purpose
Paperback      ISBN: 1576752976
People who have turned fifty, known as new elders in this book, are invited to ask four questions to describe how they can rekindle the good life and share it with others. Original.