Field Guide to the American Teenager: A Parent's Companion by Michael RieraField Guide to the American Teenager: A Parent's Companion by Michael Riera

Field Guide to the American Teenager: A Parent's Companion

byMichael Riera, Joseph Diprisco

Paperback | July 9, 2001

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Addressing the isolation, fear, and silence parents endure during their child's adolescence, authors Michael Riera and Joseph Di Prisco get beyond the stereotypes to expertly guide parents to a better appreciation of their teenager's frustrating if not completely troubling behavior.Through stories and conversations, Field Guide to the American Teenager dramatizes teens living their lives on their own terms, illuminating for bewildered and sometimes beleaguered parents what is extraordinary in the ordinary reality of everyday teenage life. Complete with suggestions for parents to improve communication, Field Guide lets parents stand briefly in their teenager's shoes, ultimately guiding families toward genuine mutual respect and understanding.
Michael Riera, Ph.D., has worked in education since 1980. The author or co-author of four other popular parenting books including Field Guide to the American Teenager and Uncommon Sense for Parents of Teenagers, he is the family and adolescent correspondent on "The CBS Early Show." He has also appeared on "Oprah," "Today," "The View," ...
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Title:Field Guide to the American Teenager: A Parent's CompanionFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:336 pages, 9.25 × 6.13 × 0.86 inShipping dimensions:9.25 × 6.13 × 0.86 inPublished:July 9, 2001Publisher:Hachette BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0738205192

ISBN - 13:9780738205199

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