When Kids Go to College: A Parent's Guide to Changing Relationships

When Kids Go to College: A Parent's Guide to Changing Relationships

by Barbara Newman, Philip Newman
     
 

For many families, sending a child to college is a pragmatic move that serves as an investment to assure the child a secure, financially rewarding future. The emphasis on career goals and occupational preparation may overshadow the intellectual, social, and emotional growth that also occurs during these years. Students and parents my be bewildered as they discover… See more details below

Overview

For many families, sending a child to college is a pragmatic move that serves as an investment to assure the child a secure, financially rewarding future. The emphasis on career goals and occupational preparation may overshadow the intellectual, social, and emotional growth that also occurs during these years. Students and parents my be bewildered as they discover that much more takes place during four or five years at college than meeting educational requirements and selecting a career.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814205624
Publisher:
Ohio State University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Edition description:
1
Pages:
166
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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