Parents and Their Children / Edition 1

Parents and Their Children / Edition 1

by Verdene Ryder, Celia Anita Decker
     
 

ISBN-10: 1590705394

ISBN-13: 9781590705391

Pub. Date: 11/28/2005

Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Publisher

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

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:
9781590705391
Publisher:
Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

  1. Parenting as a Career
  2. Parenting: A Choice
  3. Families
  4. Effective Parenting
  5. Planning a Family
  6. Pregnancy
  7. Prenatal Care
  8. Decisions Facing Parents-to-Be
  9. Childbirth
  10. New Parents, New Baby
  11. Parents and Their Infants
  12. Parents and Their Toddlers
  13. Parents and Their Preschoolers
  14. Parents and Their School-Age Children
  15. Parents and Their Teens
  16. Theories and Guidelines
  17. Guiding Healthy Development
  18. Family Concerns
  19. Family Crises
  20. A Look at Child Care Options
  21. Children’s Education and Health
  22. The Challenge of a Child and Family Services Career

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