Contents: Part I:Practical Parenting.D. Baumrind, R.A. Thompson, The Ethics of Parenting. E.M. Cummings, J.S. Cummings, Parenting and Attachment. G.R. Patterson, P.A. Fisher, Recent Developments in Our Understanding of Parenting; Bidirectional Effects, Causal Models, and the Search for Parsimony. W.S. Grolnick, M. Farkas, Parenting and the Development of Children's Self-Regulation. N. Eisenberg, C. Valiente, Parenting and Children's Prosocial and Moral Development. J.E. Grusec, Parental Socialization and Children's Acquisition of Values. W.M. Williams, R.J. Sternberg, How Parents Can Maximize Children's Cognitive Abilities. D.H. Feldman, J. Piirto, Parenting Talented Children. C.S. Tamis-LeMonda, I.C. Uzgiris, M.H. Bornstein, Play in Parent-Child Interactions. K. Crnic, C. Low, Everyday Stresses and Parenting. G.W. Ladd, G.S. Pettit, Parenting and the Development of Children's Peer Relationships. B.J. Tinsley, C.N. Markey, A.J. Ericksen, A. Kwasman, R.V. Ortiz, Health Promotion for Parents. B.G. Melamed, Parenting the Ill Child. Part II:Parents and Social Institutions.A. Dorr, B.E. Rabin, S. Irlen, Parenting in a Multimedia Society. A.S. Honig, Choosing Childcare for Young Children. J.L. Epstein, M.G. Sanders, Family, School, and Community Partnerships. G.B. Hickson, E.W. Clayton, Parents and Their Children's Doctors. P.M. Pagliocca, G.B. Melton, P.M. Lyons, Jr., V. Weisz, Parenting and the Law. J. Garbarino, J.A. Vorrasi, K. Kostelny, Parenting and Public Policy.