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NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children

Bronson, Po; Merryman, Ashley

ISBN 10: 1600248403 / 1-60024-840-3
ISBN 13: 9781600248405
Publisher: Twelve
Publication Date: 2009

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In a world of modern, involved, caring parents, why are so many kids aggressive and cruel? Where is intelligence hidden in the brain, and why does that matter? Why do cross-racial friendships decrease in schools that are more integrated? If 98% of kids think lying is morally wrong, then why do 98% of kids lie? What's the single most important thing that helps infants learn language?
NurtureShock is a groundbreaking collaboration between award-winning science journalists Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman. They argue that when it comes to children, we've mistaken good intentions for good ideas. With impeccable storytelling and razor-sharp analysis, they demonstrate that many of modern society's strategies for nurturing children are in fact backfiring--because key twists in the science have been overlooked.
Nothing like a parenting manual, the authors' work is an insightful exploration of themes and issues that transcend children's and adults') lives.

 

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Book Description: Little, Brown Company, United States, 2009. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 145 x 132 mm. Brand New. In a world of modern, involved, caring parents, why are so many kids aggressive and cruel? Where is intelligence hidden in the brain, and why does that matter? Why do cross-racial friendships decrease in schools that are more integrated? If 98 of kids think lying is morally wrong, then why do 98 of kids lie? What s the single most important thing that helps infants learn language?NurtureShock is a groundbreaking collaboration between award-winning science journalists Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman. They argue that when it comes to children, we ve mistaken good intentions for good ideas. With impeccable storytelling and razor-sharp analysis, they demonstrate that many of modern society s strategies for nurturing children are in fact backfiring--because key twists in the science have been overlooked. Nothing like a parenting manual, the authors work is an insightful exploration of themes and issues that transcend children s and adults ) lives. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9781600248405

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Book Description: Little, Brown Company, United States, 2009. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 145 x 132 mm. Brand New. In a world of modern, involved, caring parents, why are so many kids aggressive and cruel? Where is intelligence hidden in the brain, and why does that matter? Why do cross-racial friendships decrease in schools that are more integrated? If 98 of kids think lying is morally wrong, then why do 98 of kids lie? What s the single most important thing that helps infants learn language?NurtureShock is a groundbreaking collaboration between award-winning science journalists Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman. They argue that when it comes to children, we ve mistaken good intentions for good ideas. With impeccable storytelling and razor-sharp analysis, they demonstrate that many of modern society s strategies for nurturing children are in fact backfiring--because key twists in the science have been overlooked. Nothing like a parenting manual, the authors work is an insightful exploration of themes and issues that transcend children s and adults ) lives. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9781600248405

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Book Description: No binding. Book Condition: New. Audio book, no binding. In a world of modern, involved, caring parents, why are so many kids aggressive and cruel Where is intelligence hidden in the brain, and why does that matter Why do cross-racial friendships decrease in schools that are more integrated If 98 of kids think lying is morally wrong, then why do 98 of kids lie Whats the single most important thing that helps infants learn language NurtureShock is a groundbreaking collaboration between award-winning science journalists Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman. They argue that when it comes to children, weve mistaken good intentions for good ideas. With impeccable storytelling and razor-sharp analysis, they demonstrate that many of modern societys strategies for nurturing children are in fact backfiring--because key twists in the science have been overlooked. Nothing like a parenting manual, the authors work is an insightful exploration of themes and issues that transcend childrens and adults) lives. (2010) This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, Commerce,GA. audio book. Bookseller Inventory # 9781600248405

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Book Description: Hachette Audio, 2009. CD/Spoken Word. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 13.34 x 14.6 cm. A collaborative work by two award-winning science journalists argues that popular nurture-based parenting techniques are proving unsuccessful because they fail to include key aspects of scientific research, in an analysis that covers such topics as aggression, intelligence, and moral behavior. Read by Po Bronson. Simultaneous.Our orders are sent from our warehouse locally or directly from our international distributors to allow us to offer you the best possible price and delivery time. CD. Bookseller Inventory # MM-20906566

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