Parenting an Only Child: The Joys and Challenges of Raising Your One and Only (Google eBook)

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Random House LLC, Dec 11, 2001 - Family & Relationships - 272 pages
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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.


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Review: Parenting an Only Child: The Joys and Challenges of Raising Your One and Only

User Review  - Clare - Goodreads

Great validation if you have decided to only have one child, and thoughtful points to consider if you are still trying to decide if one is your magic number. This book made me feel less alone in my personal conviction that one child is the best fit for me and my family. Read full review

Review: Parenting an Only Child: The Joys and Challenges of Raising Your One and Only

User Review  - Kylie - Goodreads

Didn't tell me much I didn't already believe or feel about having an only child but it was nice to read others views of the positives and reasons for their choice also. Read full review

Contents

The New Traditional Family C C C
5
TWOI Debunking the lyths
33
The lnner Xorlings oi the Threesome
53
The inner Workings oi the Tvvosome 7
79
PARENTING AN ONLY CHILD
94
The specilics 4 L L L L
116
Great Expectations V V
143
Qnlies Need Not Be Lonely
163
Just Qne More 179
182
PTZSSUHHQ yQUT5elQ5 Ask Yourselves
198
Future lssues Without 5ilin9s
216
An nythe Qnly Way to Go 930
230
V D V D V V D V D V V
245
E E E T 4
259
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Susan Newman, Ph.D., is a social psychologist and the author of 15 nonfiction books about parenting and issues affecting family life. She taught at Rutgers University and is a featured speaker/workshop facilitator on family life and children's issues. Susan is the author of the classic book "Parenting the Only Child" and blogs for "Psychology Today" magazine. Visit the author at www.susannewmanphd.com.

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