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Childrearing Practices

Interviewing Inuit Elders: Volume 3

by Jean Briggs
edition: Paperback
tagged: native american studies, child rearing

Each society lives on through its children. Children have to responsible adults, who can take care of themselves as well as their relatives. In this book, Inuit childrearing practices are described by two elders�Naqi Ekho and Uqsuralik Ottokie�from the South Baffin Island region.
Childrearing practices are rapidly changing in the communit …

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The World Needs Your Kid

Raising Children Who Care and Contribute

by Marc Kielburger; Craig Kielburger & Shelley Page, foreword by His Holiness The Dalai Lama
edition: Paperback
tagged: child rearing

"p class=""book_description"">Everything you need to know about raising kids, lending a hand, and changing the world.p class=""book_description"">This unique guide to parenting is centred on a simple but profound philosophy that will encourage children to become global citizens. One of the greatest legacies parents can leave is a generation of cons …

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The Honest Toddler

The Definitive Guide To Successful Parenting

by Bunmi Laditan
edition: Paperback
tagged: child rearing

When you love someone, accept them as they are—pants or no pants.

The toddler stage can be a rude awakening for parents. Seemingly overnight, their sweet infants morph into tyrants whose iron will is matched only by their adorability. One minute they’re saying "I love you"; the next minute, delivering an unexpected slap to your face.
Parents ar …

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Raising Boys in a New Kind of World

by Michael Reist
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback eBook
tagged: child development, child rearing

From video games to the Internet, technology and popular culture are having a profound effect on today's boys. Boys need guidance more than ever. But how can we help them do better in school? How can we keep the lines of communication open?

Raising Boys in a New Kind of World is a passionate call for greater empathy. The more we know about boys, the …

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Favoriser la résilience chez les enfants et les jeunes

prepared for publication by Centre For Addiction And Mental Health
edition: Paperback
tagged: child development, child rearing, child & adolescent

La résilience est la capacité de surmonter les difficultés et de composer avec les changements. être résilient est un aspect important du bien-être mental.

Favoriser la résilience chez les enfants et les jeunes offre aux parents, enseignants et autres des conseils sur la façon de renforcer la résilience des jeunes dans divers domaines de le …

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Raising Resilient Children and Youth

prepared for publication by Centre For Addiction And Mental Health
edition: Paperback
tagged: child development, child rearing, child & adolescent

Resilience is the ability to recover from difficulties or change. Being resilient is an important aspect of mental well-being.

Raising Resilient Children and Youth identifies resilience-building tips that parents, teachers and others can use to enhance resiliency in various areas of young people’s lives.

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The Perfect System of Parenting

by Syd Kessler & Ellen Kessler
edition: Paperback
tagged: child rearing

Don’t worry — the Kesslers know that parents can’t possibly be perfect. But they do believe that imperfect parents can raise their children on the foundation of a perfect system: the laws of nature, in particular the principle of causality — that every action causes an equal and opposite reaction. The Kesslers show parents practical ways to …

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Better Sleep for Your Baby and Child

A Parent's Step-by-Step Guide to Healthy Sleep Habits

by Shelly K. Weiss
edition: Paperback
tagged: child rearing, infants & toddlers, sleep & sleep disorders

Most parents experience difficulties at some time with a child's sleep patterns.

Sleep problems from infancy through the teen years are common and can be highly disruptive and troublesome for all.

Better Sleep for Your Baby and Child is written both for expectant parents who want to prevent childhood sleep problems before they start, and for parent …

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Towards Positive Systems of Child and Family Welfare

International Comparisons of Child Protection, Family Service, and Community Caring Systems

edited by Nancy Freymond & Gary Cameron
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook
tagged: social services & welfare, social work, child rearing

The need for services that respond to the ‘maltreatment’ of children and to the struggles of families is at the core of social service systems in all developed nations. While these child and family welfare systems confront similar problems and incorporate common elements, there are substantial differences in philosophy, organization, and operat …

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