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9780761181514

Parentspeak : what's wrong with how we talk to our children--and what to say instead

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"Imagine if every time you praise your child with "Good job!" you're actually doing more harm than good, offering meaningless approval instead of actually engaging with your child? Or that insisting "Can you say thank you?" is exactly the wrong way to go about teaching manners? Jennifer Lehr is a smart, funny, fearless writer who takes on "parentspeak" and, in the process, offers a conscious, compassionate approach to parenting"--

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Lyons Public Library 649.7 LEH (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9780761181514 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0761181512 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 276 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Workman Publishing Co., Inc., 2017.

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Subject: Success in children.
Children > Conduct of life.
Interpersonal communication in children.
Child rearing.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Infants & Toddlers.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting.
PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child.
Child rearing.
Children > Conduct of life.
Interpersonal communication in children.
Success in children.
Genre: Nonfiction.


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