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Parenting on the Go: Birth to Six, A to Z

Parenting on the Go: Birth to Six, A to Z (Paperback)

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Essential parenting advice from one of today's leading psychologists, at your fingertipsWhat is the most treasured resource for families with young children? Time. Between keeping house, shopping, doing chores, and getting everyone to work and school,let alone fitting in family meals, fun activities, and much-needed downtime,being a parent can require major feats of scheduling. While parents don't always have hours to pore over parenting books, they could use short, to-the-point advice on the challenges they confront every day.Now, for today's busy families, child-development expert and bestselling author David Elkind offers Parenting on the Go : an authoritative, accessible guide for parents of infants and young children. Elkind has long been praised for his timely, resonant responses to key child-rearing issues. Here, with characteristic insight and comforting sensibility, he offers practical answers to more than 100 common parenting questions, on topics from A to Z, including: Attention Deficit Disorders Back-to-School Blues Child-Proofing the Computer Empathy in Children Homework Manners and Morals Only Children Sibling Rivalry Time-Outsand much more.

Praise for David Elkind" The Power of Play should be considered one of the primers for good parenting.", Chicago Parent "[O]ffers excellent perspectives on children, parents, and culture ...this powerful book is essential reading.", Library Journal on The Hurried Child "Elkind ...is a child-study specialist of eminent common sense ...whom parents would do well to heed.", Publishers Weekly

Health & WellbeingAdvice on the stages of lifeParentingChild care & upbringingHealth & WellbeingAdvice on the stages of lifeParentingPregnancy, birth & baby care Publisher: INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US Publication Date: 08/07/2014 ISBN-13: 9780738217505  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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David Elkind, Ph.D., is a professor emeritus of the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development at Tufts University and the author of more than a dozen books, including The Hurried Child and The Power of Play. Through his writings, media appearances, and lectures in the United States and abroad, he is recognized as one of the leading advocates for the preservation of childhood. He lives on Cape Cod.

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