The Resource Free-range kids : how parents and teachers can let go and let grow, Lenore Skenazy

Free-range kids : how parents and teachers can let go and let grow, Lenore Skenazy

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Free-range kids : how parents and teachers can let go and let grow
Title
Free-range kids
Title remainder
how parents and teachers can let go and let grow
Statement of responsibility
Lenore Skenazy
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Free-range kids has become a national movement, sparked by the incredible response to Lenore Skenazy's piece about allowing her 9-year-old ride the subway alone in NYC. Parent groups argued about it, bloggers, blogged, spouses became uncivil with each other, and the media jumped all over it. A lot of parents today, Skenazy says, see no difference between letting their kids walk to school and letting them walk through a firing range. Any risk is seen as too much risk. But if you try to prevent every possible danger or difficult in your child's everyday life, that child never gets a chance to grow up. We parents have to realize that the greatest risk of all just might be trying to raise a child who never encounters choice or independence
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skenazy, Lenore
Dewey number
649.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child rearing
  • Parent and child
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Autonomy
Label
Free-range kids : how parents and teachers can let go and let grow, Lenore Skenazy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxvi, 277 pages
Isbn
9781119782148
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Free-range kids : how parents and teachers can let go and let grow, Lenore Skenazy
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxvi, 277 pages
Isbn
9781119782148
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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