Parenting for Dummies�

ISBN-10: 0764554182

ISBN-13: 9780764554186

Edition: 2nd 2002 (Revised)

Authors: Sandra Hardin Gookin, Dan Gookin, Mary Jo Shaw, Timothy A. Cavell

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Parenting for Dummies provides straightforward practical advice on dealing with cranky babies and squabbling siblings and coping with troublesome teenagers.
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Book details

List price: $21.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/20/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 408
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.606
Language: English

About This Book
Foolish Assumptions
How This Book Is Organized
The Basic Stuff You Must Know
Dealing with Babies
Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty: Your Child's Physical Needs
Seeing to Your Child's Health and Safety
Handling Your Child's Behavior
The Part of Tens.Icons Used in This Book.Where to Go from Here
The Basic Stuff You Must Know
Winning the Parenting Game
Guidelines for Co-Parenting (The Two-Party System)
Being a Consistent Parent
Following Through
The Art of Keeping Your Cool
Behavior Management
Dealing With Babies
Holding and Handling the Baby
Breastfeeding vs. Bottlefeeding
The Diaper Thing
Just for Babies: Sleeping, Bathing, Tools, and Baby Traits
Infant Health Concerns
The Growth and Developmental Stuff
Getting To The Nitty Gritty: Your Child'S Physical Needs
Understanding Food and Nutrition
The Joys and Perils of Bathtime
Sleep, Glorious Sleep
Potty Training Perfected
Seeing To Your Child'S Health and Safety
Health and Hygiene (12 months-24 months)
Going to the Doctor
Making Life Safer
Finding Good Childcare
Handling'S Your Child'S Behavior
Raising Your Child (12-24 months)
Communicating with Your Child
Your New Big Job: Teacher (12 pages)
Social Skills to Be Proud Of
Punishment and Discipline
Squelching Squabbling Siblings
The Part of Tens
Ten Things to Do Every Day
Ten Things for Your Conscience to Whisper in Your Ear
Ten Great Resources for Parents
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