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Hold On to Your Kids

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Nov 30, 2011

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Nov 19, 2008 | 320 Pages

  • Paperback $22.95

    Aug 13, 2013 | 352 Pages

  • Paperback $16.00

    Aug 15, 2006 | 352 Pages

  • Ebook $17.99

    Nov 30, 2011

  • Ebook $13.99

    Nov 19, 2008 | 320 Pages

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Praise

“With simple ideas and steps, this book is directed not only to parents, but to all those–educators, social workers, counsellors–whose lives and work bring them into contact with children.”
Quill & Quire
 
“May serve as a loud wake-up call for mothers and fathers…. Offers what many of the others do not–that rare commodity known as common sense.”
Winnipeg Free Press
 
“Beautifully written…terrific, poignant.”
Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Table Of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments

PART ONE
The Phenomenon of Peer Orientation
1 — In Our Own Backyard
2 — A Matter of Attachment
3 — An Attachment Affair
4 — Why We’ve Come Undone

PART TWO
The Legacy of Peer Orientation (Why We Must Hold On)
5 — The Power to Parent Is Slipping Away
6 — Help Turned to Hinderance
7 — Obedience Turned to Resistance
8 — The Dangerous Flight from Vulnerability
9 — Stuck in Immaturity
10 — A Faulty Assumption
11 — The Flatlining of Culture
12 — A Legacy of Aggression
13 — Bullies Begotten
14 — A Sexual Turn
15 — Unteachable Students

PART THREE
How to Hold On to Our Children
16 — Collecting Our Children
17 — Don’t Court the Competition
18 — Preserve the Ties That Empower
19 — Discipline That Does Not Divide
20 — Create a Village of Attachment

Endnotes
Index


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