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Raising Self-Reliant Childen 2e - H. Stephen Glenn

Raising Self-Reliant Childen 2e

Paperback Published: 1st May 2000
ISBN: 9780761511281
Number Of Pages: 230

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No Parent or Educator Can Afford to Ignore This "Groundbreaking Work "
Bestselling authors H. Stephen Glenn and Jane Nelsen have helped hundreds of thousands of parents raise capable, independent children with "Raising Self-Reliant Children in a Self-Indulgent World." On its tenth anniversary, this parenting classic returns with fresh, up-to-date information to offer you inspiring and workable ideas for developing a trusting relationship with children, as well as the skills to implement the necessary discipline to help your child become a responsible adult.
Those who think in terms of leniency versus strictness will be surprised. This book goes beyond these issues to teach children to be responsible and self-reliant--not through outer-directed concerns, such as fear and intimidation, but through inner-directed behavior, such as feeling accountable for one's commitments. Inside, you'll discover how to instill character-building values and traits in your child that last a lifetime.
"During these turbulent days when families are in disarray and children are getting the short end of the stick, this book can be very helpful to parents who are struggling to bring up self-reliant children. Even after raising five of my own and becoming a grandfather for the seventh time, I got some new ideas out of it "--Art Linkletter
"An inspiring, workable formula for developing closeness, trust, dignity, and respect . . . a real gem."--Becky Ridgeway, School Social Worker

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No Parent or Educator Can Afford to Ignore This Groundbreaking Work!

Families in Transition
Lost in the Shuffle
Working with Perception
Developing Strong Perception of Personal Capabilities
Fostering Perceptions of Personal Significance
Fostering Perceptions of Personal Influence over One's Life
Fostering Strong Intrapersonal Skills
Fostering Strong Interpersonal Skills
Fostering Strong Systemic Skills
Fostering Strong Judgmental Skills
A Blueprint for Success
The Price of Change
A Summary of Relevant Research and Experience
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ISBN: 9780761511281
ISBN-10: 0761511288
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 230
Published: 1st May 2000
Publisher: Prima Publishing,U.S.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.1 x 18.7  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Revised