Praised by Newsweek as aa compelling reada and Library Journal as aaccessible and down-to-earth, a Dale McGowanas Parenting Beyond Belief offered freethinking parents everywhere a compassionate introduction to raising caring, ethical children without religious guidance. Now, for the more than 40 million people in the United States who identify themselves as nonreligious, Raising Freethinkers offers solutions to the unique challenges secular parents face and provides specific answers to common questions, as well as over 100 activities for both parents and their children. This book covers every important topic nonreligious parents need to know to help their children with their own moral and intellectual development, including advice on religious-extended-family issues, death and life, secular celebrations, wondering and questioning, and more. Complete with reviews of books, DVDs, curricula, educational toys, and online resources relevant to each chapter topic, Raising Freethinkers helps parents raise their children with confidence.Filled with real-life examples as well as proven advice for working with teachers, principals, and counsellors, this is the only comprehensive guide that will enable every parent to help a child cope, build confidence, and succeed in school ...
|Author||:||Dale McGowan, Molleen Matsumura, Amanda Metskas, Jan Devor|
|Publisher||:||AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn - 2009-02-11|