Stupid Things Parents Do to Mess Up Their Kids

December 3, 2002|
Stupid Things Parents Do to Mess Up Their Kids by Dr. Laura Schlessinger
$17.28 
$17.50
Paperback
Earn 86 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Following her previous New York Times bestsellers, Dr.Laura Schlessinger, the conscience of talk radio, now addresses an issue near and dear to her heart: the stupid things parents do to mess up their children. Never one to shy away from tough truths, Dr. Laura marshals compelling evidence for the widespread neglect of America''s children and convincingly condemns the numerous rationalizations to excuse it. These are just a few of her hard-hitting points:
  • Don''t Have Them If You Won''t Raise Them: "The cavalier manner in which our society treats child care, not as a matter of intimacy and love, but as a matter of convenience and economics, is deeply destructive to our children''s sense of attachment, identity, and importance."
  • Dads Need Not Apply: "Single motherhood may be more acceptable to society, but it is not acceptable to children; nor is it in their best interest."
  • Brave New Baby: "In our society, reproductive freedom means anyone can decide to create a life by any means with no, and I mean no, consideration of what is in the best interest of that new human being."
  • Spare the Rod: "Children without discipline often become adults with tempertantrums, defiance, rage, depression, anxiety, poor school and work adjustment, drug and alcohol abuse."
Stupid Things Parents Do to Mess Up Their Kids covers all aspects of parenting and also tackles such cultural and societal concerns as abortion, modern sexuality, drug and alcohol use, violence, discipline, and a child''s right to privacy.
Dr. Laura Schlessinger, a licensed marriage and family therapist, is one of the most popular talk-show hosts in radio history and the only woman to win the prestigious Marconi Award for syndicated radio. She is the author of twelveNew York Timesbestsellers, writes a daily blog, and is a regularNewsmaxcolumnist. She is heard daily on Si...
Loading
Title:Stupid Things Parents Do to Mess Up Their Kids
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:288 pages, 0 X 0 X 0 in
Shipping dimensions:288 pages, 0 X 0 X 0 in
Published:December 3, 2002
Publisher:HarperCollins
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780060933791

Look for similar items by category:

Recently Viewed
|