Bringing up Boys

Bringing up Boys

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Sensible advice and caring encouragement on raising boys from the nation's most trusted parenting authority, Dr. James Dobson.With so much confusion about the role of men in our society, it's no wonder so many parents and teachers are asking questions about how to bring up boys. Why are so many boys in crisis? What qualities should we be trying to instill in young males? Our culture has vilified masculinity and, as a result, an entire generation of boys is growing up without a clear idea of what it means to be a man. In the runaway bestseller Bringing Up Boys, Dr. Dobson draws from his experience as a child psychologist and family counselor, as well as extensive research, to offer advice and encouragement based on a firm foundation of biblical principles. (This new edition is part of Dr. James Dobson's Building A Family Legacy initiative.)
Publisher: [United States] : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2014
ISBN: 9781414341477
1414341474
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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naturalist
Mar 24, 2016

see:
Episode 82 - The Crucified Child: How The History Of Childhood Suffering Shaped Christianity, Part 1
July 4, 2011, cfi Center for Inquiry, Center Stage
by Dr. Benjamin Abelow
http://www.centerforinquiry.net/centerstage/episodes/episode_82_-_the_crucified_child_how_the_history_of_childhood_suffering_sha/
and,
http://www.benjaminabelow.com/About_Me.html
and,

about the author, at Right Wing Watch
http://www.rightwingwatch.org/category/people/james-dobson
and,
about Focus on the Family, also from Right Wing Watch
http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/focus-family
and,
the author in action,
by Bethania Palma Markus, posted September 16, 2015, to Raw Story
“Republicans push to change NC law so Christians can teach public school kids abstinence-only sex ed”
http://www.rawstory.com/2015/09/republicans-push-to-change-nc-law-so-christians-can-teach-public-school-kids-abstinence-only-sex-ed/
and,
“Gay marriage could lead to “civil war”: The Christian right’s latest bigoted theory – In a recent conference call, James Dobson explained how legalizing gay marriage would send America into disarray”
by Colin Gorenstein, posted April 10, 2015, to Salon
http://www.salon.com/2015/04/10/gay_marriage_could_lead_to_civil_war_the_christian_rights_latest_bigoted_theory/

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shawperc
Sep 24, 2012

He definitely makes some good points in this book about the importance and the need for turning our boys into great men. Unfortunately its something that is undervalued in this day and age..And we so desperately need good male leaders for the future families of our country.

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