Raising Respectful Kids in a Rude World

Raising Respectful Kids in a Rude World

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by Joyce McKay, Gary D. McKay, Daniel G. Eckstein, Steven Maybell
     
 

Adults everywhere are saying "Enough already!" to the crass, ill-mannered, and self-indulgent behavior of many children and teens today. But you don't have to raise the white flag in defeat. Raising Respectful Kids in a Rude World can help restore common courtesy and basic human respect to families who are ready to trade "grunge" for more gracious living. After two… See more details below

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Adults everywhere are saying "Enough already!" to the crass, ill-mannered, and self-indulgent behavior of many children and teens today. But you don't have to raise the white flag in defeat. Raising Respectful Kids in a Rude World can help restore common courtesy and basic human respect to families who are ready to trade "grunge" for more gracious living. After two decades of teaching and counseling thousands of families throughout the nation, four bestselling authors, Drs. Gary and Joyce McKay, Dr. Daniel Eckstein, and Dr. Steven Maybell, show parents and teachers how to turn the tide of rudeness and offer practical ways to teach children equality and mutual respect, encourage cooperation and contribution, develop "people esteem"--kindness and courtesy, teach tolerance for diversity in others, and much more. Parents, teachers, educators, and clergy everywhere will appreciate this clarion call to a return to "niceness."

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In Raising Respectful Kids In A Rude World: Teaching Your Children The Power Of Mutual Respect And Consideration, Gary D. McKay, Joyce L, McKay, Daniel Eckstein, and Steven A. Maybell effectively collaborate to provide parents with an instruction manual of empowerment techniques for raising children that are adhere to a standard of conduct marked by respect, compassion, kindness, appreciation and tolerance. Within these pages parents while find essential skills for child rearing; constructive discipline techniques and methods that also teach life skills; how to go about engendering compassion and tolerance in children from infancy through adolescence; how to manage anger and counter the violent influences which permeate modern American society; and much, much more. If you want to become the effective and loving parent of respectful and loving children, give a careful reading to Raising Respectful Kids In A Rude World.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761528111
Publisher:
Crown Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/19/2001
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.81(d)

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