Raising A Daughter

Raising A Daughter

Parents and the Awakening of A Healthy Woman

Book - 2003
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Girls are born believing that they can do anything, but our media-driven culture of mixed messages and conflicting values can make growing up a confusing and risky business. And for parents, it is a daunting responsibility to raise confident, independent daughters while still keeping them safe. Jeanne and Don Elium address such complex challenges as:
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*nbsp; peer pressure and evolving social roles
*nbsp; emotional effects of physical changes
*nbsp; moodiness, eating disorders, and depressionnbsp;
*nbsp; the consequences of early sexuality
*nbsp;nbsp;the gender gap between girls and boys
*nbsp;nbsp;new research on ADD and ADHD in girls
*nbsp;nbsp;daughters and single parenting
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Raising A Daughter guides parents through each stage of a girl's development, from infant to toddler, through middle childhood, the teen years, and on into early adulthood. A bestseller since 1994, this newly revised classic offers a practical exploration of what it means to have a daughter, and a compassionate study of what it means to be a woman coming of age in today's world.
Publisher: Berkeley [Calif.] ; Toronto : Celestial Arts, c2003.
Edition: Rev. ed. --
ISBN: 9781587611766
1587611767
Characteristics: xii, 420 p.
Additional Contributors: Elium, Don 1954-

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