The Boy Crisis: Why Our Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It

March 13, 2018|
The Boy Crisis: Why Our Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It by Warren Farrell
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What is the boy crisis? 

It''s a crisis of education.Worldwide, boys are 50 percent less likely than girls to meet basic proficiency in reading, math, and science. 

It''s a crisis of mental health.ADHD is on the rise. And as boys become young men, their suicide rates go from equal to girls to six times that of young women. 

It''s a crisis of fathering.Boys are growing up with less-involved fathers and are more likely to drop out of school, drink, do drugs, become delinquent, and end up in prison. 

It''s a crisis of purpose.Boys'' old sense of purpose—being a warrior, a leader, or a sole breadwinner—are fading. Many bright boys are experiencing a “purpose void, feeling alienated, withdrawn, and addicted to immediate gratification.

So, what isThe Boy Crisis?A comprehensive blueprint for what parents, teachers, and policymakers can do to help our sons become happier, healthier men, and fathers and leaders worthy of our respect.

Dr. Warren Farrellis the author of books published in 17 languages. They include two award-winning international best-sellers:Why Men Are The Way They AreplusThe Myth of Male Power. Warren has been chosen by theFinancial Timesas one of the world''s top 100 thought leaders.Dr. Farrell is currently the Chair of the Commission to Create a...
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Title:The Boy Crisis: Why Our Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:368 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:368 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.98 in
Published:March 13, 2018
Publisher:BenBella Books, Inc.
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781942952718

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