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Author Carlsson-Paige, Nancy.
Title Taking back childhood : a proven road map for raising confident, creative, compassionate kids / Nancy Carlsson-Paige.
Pub Info New York : Plume, 2009, c2008.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Truro-Childrens Coll.  PARENT 649.7 CAR     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Children's Area  PARENTS 649.7 Carlsson     AVAILABLE
 Mashpee-Parent/Teacher  PARENT 649 CAR     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st Plume printing.
Descript xvi, 282 p. ; 20 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-270) and index.
Note Previously published under title: Taking back childhood : helping your kids thrive in a fast-paced, media-saturated, violence-filled world. Hudson Street Press, 2008.
Contents 1. Taking back childhood : what our kids are losing, and how to get it back -- 2. Through their eyes : child development theory in a nutshell -- 3. Building blocks, dress-ups, and kids' own stories : reclaiming play and imagination -- 4. No more time-outs : sharing power with kids -- 5. From Spider-man to Smackdown : countering media violence and stereotypes -- 6. All ads, all the time : teaching your kids to talk back to consumerism -- 7. Might does not make right : resolving conflicts creatively -- 8. Love above all : encouraging empathy and caring -- 9. When to step in : helping your kids build positive relationships -- 10. When real life intervenes : nurturing children's sense of security and hope about the world -- 11. Small acts, big changes : taking action in the wider world.
Subject Children and violence -- United States.
Mass media and children -- United States.
Video games and children -- United States.
Play -- United States.
Toys -- United States -- Psychological aspects.
Child development -- United States.
Add Author Carlsson-Paige, Nancy. Taking back childhood : helping your kids thrive in a fast-paced, media-saturated, violence-filled world.
ISBN 9780452290099 (pbk.)
0452290090 (pbk.)
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