Parents and Their Children

Parents and Their Children

by Verdene Ryder
     
 

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Parents and Their Children has a fresh look that will catch your students’ attention! The content has been thoroughly revised to reflect fast-paced changes in today’s world. Use this text to help your students learn what the role of parenting demands and what it has to offer.

Visually appealing and interesting for students to read. Special features include

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Overview

Parents and Their Children has a fresh look that will catch your students’ attention! The content has been thoroughly revised to reflect fast-paced changes in today’s world. Use this text to help your students learn what the role of parenting demands and what it has to offer.

Visually appealing and interesting for students to read. Special features include charts, graphs, tables, critical thinking challenges, and numerous activities to engage the learner in the learning process.

Features:

  • New content on family-oriented careers; choosing a career; career plans; teamwork, communication, and employability skills.
  • New chapter on decisions facing parents-to-be that includes choices about childbirth preparation, delivery, baby supplies, and child care.
  • Increased content on conception, pregnancy, prenatal development and care, but content on birth control has been deleted.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566375177
Publisher:
Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
8.89(w) x 11.33(h) x 1.24(d)

Meet the Author

Verdene Ryder is a nationally recognized author and family life specialist. In addition to authoring Parents and Their Children, she is also the author of the popular family living texts Contemporary Living and Human Sexuality: Responsible Life Choices. Mrs. Ryder has extensive teaching experience at both the high school and university levels.

Dr. Celia A. Decker, Ed.D., taught courses in early childhood education, child development, and family relations at Northwestern State University of Louisiana, Texas A&M at Commerce, and the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. She is also the author of Child Development: Early Stages Through Age 12. Dr. Decker and her husband, Dr. John R. Decker, coauthored Planning and Administering Early Childhood Programs.

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