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Published: 12 March 2021 (Estimated)

280 Pages


ISBN: 9780197550977

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Parenting Made Complicated

What Science Really Knows About the Greatest Debates of Early Childhood

David Rettew

  • Provides a single source for a wide range of common parenting controversies in early childhood
  • Assumes that each child's unique temperament may or may not affect the answers to many of parenting dilemmas
  • Synthesizes the latest science on issues such as praising versus overpraising, sleep training, daycare versus homecare, spanking and time-outs

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