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Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 228 Vendor: Bantam Publication Date: 1998
Dimensions: 8.74 X 6.02 X 0.60 (inches) ISBN: 0553379151 ISBN-13: 9780553379150 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
What do parents do when the child they adore won't listen? They end up nagging, issuing orders, shouting, and sometimes even spanking. But there is a better way, and Virginia K. Stowe, a parent-child educator for more than twenty-five years, shows how to minimize friction and fighting within the household in order to maximize the pleasures of family life. "Tired of Nagging?" provides thirty easy-to-use tools for solving everyday conflicts, scenarios of commonplace power struggles and illustrations of the tools in action, plus an "ages and stages" guide to a child's capabilities and needs. The readable, practical advice promotes a loving, yet firm approach, one that emphasizes working with the child to eliminate undesirable behavior without inhibiting self-esteem and independence. With "Tired of Nagging?, " parents can stop losing their patience and begin enjoying to the fullest all the laughter and fun of their child's precious early years.