Raising a Responsible Child: Practical Steps to Successful Family Relationships

Raising a Responsible Child: Practical Steps to Successful Family Relationships

by Don C. Dinkmeyer, Gary D. McKay, Jack Jaget
     
 
All parents would agree that adequate preparation for life requires a sense of responsibility. Few know how to foster responsibleness, however. Commonly it is felt that one must "teach" responsibility. Punishment, rewards and bribes are generally unsuccessful, as a parent cannot "teach" responsibility, he must give it to the child and let him learn how to handle it

Overview

All parents would agree that adequate preparation for life requires a sense of responsibility. Few know how to foster responsibleness, however. Commonly it is felt that one must "teach" responsibility. Punishment, rewards and bribes are generally unsuccessful, as a parent cannot "teach" responsibility, he must give it to the child and let him learn how to handle it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780671447496
Publisher:
Touchstone
Publication date:
03/01/1982
Pages:
247
Product dimensions:
5.39(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.66(d)

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