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Too much of a good thing : raising children of character in an indulgent age, Dan Kindlon

Label
Too much of a good thing : raising children of character in an indulgent age
Title
Too much of a good thing
Title remainder
raising children of character in an indulgent age
Statement of responsibility
Dan Kindlon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kindlon, renowned parenting expert and coauthor of the bestselling "Raising Cain", offers an indispensable guide for a timely concern: raising well-balanced children in an era of increasing prosperity
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
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Kindlon, Daniel J.
Dewey number
649/.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ796
LC item number
.K475 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Child rearing
  • Character
  • Indulgences
  • Personality development
  • Children of the rich
Label
Too much of a good thing : raising children of character in an indulgent age, Dan Kindlon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Age of indulgence. Giving too much and expecting too little: parenting at the millennium. We're in the money: Growing up in the new gilded age. God bless the child that's got his own: Giving our children life skills they'll need as adults -- pt. 2. The Seven "deadly" syndromes. Self-centeredness (pride): The emptiness at the center of the universe. Anger (wrath): Rage inside the machine. Driven (envy): The hurried, worried child. Not motivated (sloth): The little engine that couldn't care less. Eating problems (gluttony): What's eating our children. Self-control problems (lust): We want the world and we want it now! Spoiled (greed): It must be mine, all mine -- pt. 3. Parenting in the age of indulgence. Finding your inner parent: A journey into our own childhoods. Techniques and tools: Practical advice on allowance, chores, rules, inheritance, and more -- Epilogue-Talkin' about my generation: The millennial future
Control code
14956622
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780786867271
Lccn
2001039130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47099269
  • (OCoLC)47099269
Label
Too much of a good thing : raising children of character in an indulgent age, Dan Kindlon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Age of indulgence. Giving too much and expecting too little: parenting at the millennium. We're in the money: Growing up in the new gilded age. God bless the child that's got his own: Giving our children life skills they'll need as adults -- pt. 2. The Seven "deadly" syndromes. Self-centeredness (pride): The emptiness at the center of the universe. Anger (wrath): Rage inside the machine. Driven (envy): The hurried, worried child. Not motivated (sloth): The little engine that couldn't care less. Eating problems (gluttony): What's eating our children. Self-control problems (lust): We want the world and we want it now! Spoiled (greed): It must be mine, all mine -- pt. 3. Parenting in the age of indulgence. Finding your inner parent: A journey into our own childhoods. Techniques and tools: Practical advice on allowance, chores, rules, inheritance, and more -- Epilogue-Talkin' about my generation: The millennial future
Control code
14956622
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780786867271
Lccn
2001039130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47099269
  • (OCoLC)47099269

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