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The Resource Our endangered children : growing up in a changing world, Vance Packard

Our endangered children : growing up in a changing world, Vance Packard

Label
Our endangered children : growing up in a changing world
Title
Our endangered children
Title remainder
growing up in a changing world
Statement of responsibility
Vance Packard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines America's child-rearing institutions and cultural trends affecting the young, such as divorce and families in which both parents work, identifies their potentially harmful affects, and offers specific advice for creating a nurturing environment
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-1996
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Packard, Vance
Dewey number
649/.1/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ792.U5
LC item number
P29 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HQ 792.U5
NLM item number
P119o 1983
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Child rearing
  • Families
  • Child psychology
  • Social Conditions
  • Child Rearing
  • Family
  • Psychology, Child
  • Child
  • United States
  • Enfants
  • Enfants
  • Famille
  • Éducation des enfants
  • Enfants
  • Éducation des enfants
  • Famille
  • Enfants
  • Child psychology
  • Child rearing
  • Children
  • Families
  • United States
  • Erziehung
  • Familie
  • Gesellschaft
  • Kind
  • USA
  • Erziehung
  • Familie
  • Gesellschaft
  • Kind
  • USA
Label
Our endangered children : growing up in a changing world, Vance Packard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Children at risk -- Growing up in our anti-child culture -- What it means to be young today -- Symptoms of a society in trouble with its children -- The rise of sentiment against children -- The harsh entry into life -- The banning of children -- Growing up isolated -- Schools that upset children -- Assaults on children's minds and bodies -- Children whose parents work -- Life in homes where mothers work -- How important is mother to a child's development? -- The dilemmas of day-care -- Who watches school-agers when school is out? -- Children whose parents split -- How divorce affects children -- Children as prizes or pawns in court -- Who really should get the children? -- Persisting problems with split parents -- Better ways to handle family disruption -- Major new patterns of family life -- Growing up in a one-parent household -- Pupils from homes with one parent -- The shift to a melded family -- Experiments in family forms -- Some concluding thoughts -- Nine adult skills that help children thrive -- A more congenial environment for children
Control code
ocm09532941
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 385 pages
Isbn
9780316687515
Lccn
83009438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o09532941
  • (OCoLC)09532941
Label
Our endangered children : growing up in a changing world, Vance Packard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Children at risk -- Growing up in our anti-child culture -- What it means to be young today -- Symptoms of a society in trouble with its children -- The rise of sentiment against children -- The harsh entry into life -- The banning of children -- Growing up isolated -- Schools that upset children -- Assaults on children's minds and bodies -- Children whose parents work -- Life in homes where mothers work -- How important is mother to a child's development? -- The dilemmas of day-care -- Who watches school-agers when school is out? -- Children whose parents split -- How divorce affects children -- Children as prizes or pawns in court -- Who really should get the children? -- Persisting problems with split parents -- Better ways to handle family disruption -- Major new patterns of family life -- Growing up in a one-parent household -- Pupils from homes with one parent -- The shift to a melded family -- Experiments in family forms -- Some concluding thoughts -- Nine adult skills that help children thrive -- A more congenial environment for children
Control code
ocm09532941
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 385 pages
Isbn
9780316687515
Lccn
83009438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o09532941
  • (OCoLC)09532941

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