Smart Choices

Smart Choices

by Nancy J. Kolodny, Thomas E. Bratter, Robert C. Kolodny
     
 

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
This thick resource book offers both information and a point of view, helping adolescents to understand their family dynamics. The authorsa social worker, a physician and a psychotherapistcover a broad range of the usual (drugs, sex, relationships with friends) and other, not-so-usual topics (a 10-point plan for resolving crises, setting oneself up to fail, oral sex, body language). Some coverage, such as that on puberty, could have been more thorough, but offbeat inclusions are balanced by valuable, practical information. Comments and questions from teenagers (e.g., ``Is it OK to be average?''), an up-to-date, extensive bibliography and a tone of respect make Smart Choices a ``smart choice'' to have on hand. (12-up)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316501637
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Publication date:
10/22/1986
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
352
Age Range:
12 Years

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