"One of the only child-raising books that does justice to the importance of genetics and heredity…jam-packed with valuable information for every parent." Dr. Fitzhugh Dodson, Author of HOW TO PARENT, HOW TO FATHER, and HOW TO DISCIPLINE WITH LOVE Complete, authoritative, and sensible, this excellent resource draws on four years of research, and numerous studies and interviews, made public here for the first time. From the day you bring him home through his crucial elementary school years, you will learn: how boys develop differently than girls; where "male aggressiveness" originates; how working moms and their little boys can have a good relationship; and much more.
About The Little Boy Book
Complete, authoritative, and sensible, The Little Boy Book draws on four years of research, and numerous studies and interviews, to address the special needs of raising a boy today. Two writers, both parents of boys and one an early childhood educator, guide you from the day you bring your "little blue bundle" home through his crucial elementary school years. Inside, you’ll learn how:
¸ Boys develop differently from girls–and why ¸ "male aggressiveness" originates–and where ¸ Order and direction can be painlessly established in your young son’s life ¸ Working moms and their little boys can have a good relationship ¸ Traumas like divorce affect boys differently ¸ Your son will respond to love and discipline ¸ And much more
Raising a boy is a unique experience–and here’s the guidebook that explores and explains not just your growing child but your very own son!
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Published by Ballantine Books Aug 12, 1987| 320 Pages| 4-3/16 x 6-7/8| ISBN 9780345344663
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