ERIC Number: ED425816
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
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Perfect Parenting: The Dictionary of 1,000 Parenting Tips.
Using a dictionary format, this book addresses many of the issues faced by parents. Following an introduction that defines "perfect parenting" and lists nine "perfect parenting keys," topics are arranged alphabetically. Under each topic, a situation is stated, thoughts about the situation are offered, and solutions are suggested. Topics include allowances, bed-wetting, chores, disrespect, eating, friends, grandparents, hitting, interrupting, lying, manners, nagging, perfectionism, roughhousing, school, siblings, tantrums, television, vacations, whining, and yelling and screaming. The book concludes with a section on recommended reading, with publications organized alphabetically by topic. (LPP)
Descriptors: Child Rearing, Family Relationship, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Role, Parenthood Education, Parenting Skills, Parents
Contemporary Books, NTC/Contemporary Publishing, 4255 West Tonhy Avenue, Lincolnwood, IL 60646-1975; Tel: 800-621-7323 (Toll Free); Fax: 800-998-3103. (U.S., $14.95; plus $3.95 shipping.)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: Foreword by William Sears.