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Bringing up girls /

by Dobson, James C.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Carol Stream, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, c2010Description: xi, 285 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781414301273 (hc) :; 1414301278 (hc).Title notes: $25.99 6-2010 (db)Other title: Title on dust jacket : Bringing up girls : practical advice and encouragement for those shaping the next generation of women.Subject(s): Parenting -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Girls -- Religious life
Contents:
The wonderful world of girls -- Girls in peril -- The fair sex -- Why she is who she is -- Teaching girls to be ladies -- Embarrassing the angels -- Girls and their mothers -- Young women talk about their fathers -- Why daddies matter -- Fathers to daughters -- Cinderella at the ball -- The obsession with beauty -- Related questions and answers -- The river of culture -- Consequences -- Good news about girls -- Charming your daughter -- Puberty and adolescence -- Bullies, buddies, and best friends -- Questions and answers about puberty and adolescence -- Protecting your daughter from invasive technology -- The last word.
Summary: Parenting author Dr. James Dobson discusses how parents can face the challenges of raising daughters to become healthy, happy, and successful women who overcome challenges specific to girls and women today and who ultimately excel in life.
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This is the ultimate guide to raising our daughters right--from parenting authority and trusted family counselor Dr. James Dobson. Peer pressure. Eating disorders. Decisions about love, romance, and sex. Academic demands. Life goals and how to achieve them. These are just some of the challenges that girls face today--and the age at which they encounter them is getting younger and younger. As a parent, how are you guiding your daughter on her journey to womanhood? Are you equipping her to make wise choices?Whether she's still playing with dolls or in the midst of the often-turbulent teen years, is she truly secure in her identity as your valued and loved daughter? In the New York Times bestseller Bringing Up Girls , Dr. James Dobson will help you face the challenges of raising your daughters to become strong, healthy, and confident women who excel in life.

$25.99 6-2010 (db)

Includes bibliographical references.

The wonderful world of girls -- Girls in peril -- The fair sex -- Why she is who she is -- Teaching girls to be ladies -- Embarrassing the angels -- Girls and their mothers -- Young women talk about their fathers -- Why daddies matter -- Fathers to daughters -- Cinderella at the ball -- The obsession with beauty -- Related questions and answers -- The river of culture -- Consequences -- Good news about girls -- Charming your daughter -- Puberty and adolescence -- Bullies, buddies, and best friends -- Questions and answers about puberty and adolescence -- Protecting your daughter from invasive technology -- The last word.

Parenting author Dr. James Dobson discusses how parents can face the challenges of raising daughters to become healthy, happy, and successful women who overcome challenges specific to girls and women today and who ultimately excel in life.

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