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Parenting an Only Child
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Susan Newman
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-12-11 - Publisher: Harmony

By a child-care authority and mother of an only child, this useful, knowledgeable book provides sound advice on creating an enriching environment that's stimulating and enjoyable for only children and their parents alike.
The Seven Common Sins of Parenting An Only Child
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Carolyn White
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

As the parent of an only child, are you frustrated because you find yourself overindulging and overcompensating? Do you treat your child like an adult, overpraise, or overprotect him? Have you expected perfection from your child yet failed to make rules and implement them consistently? If you are not a
The Case for the Only Child
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Susan Newman
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06 - Publisher: Health Communications, Inc.

Guides parents--and future parents--through the long list of factors working for and against them while highlighting the many positive aspects of raising and being a singleton. Original.
The Seven Common Sins of Parenting An Only Child
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Carolyn White
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-12 - Publisher: Jossey-Bass

As the parent of an only child, are you frustrated because you find yourself overindulging and overcompensating? Do you treat your child like an adult, overpraise, or overprotect him? Have you expected perfection from your child yet failed to make rules and implement them consistently? If you are not a
Only-Child Experience and Adulthood
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Bernice Sorensen
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-27 - Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

This book presents stories of adult only-childrens' experience and offers an insight into the dilemmas and challenges only-children face particularly in interpersonal relationships and self-image. The focus is on revealing and making sense of adult only-child experience for only-children and those who live, parent, or work with them professionally.