Cover of: The wonder of boys | Michael Gurian

The wonder of boys

what parents, mentors, and educators can do to shape boys into exceptional men

1st trade pbk. ed.

Published by Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam in New York .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Describes how family relationships, mentors, role models, and support from schools and the community are necessary to raise boys successfully.

Table of Contents

pt. 1.
Why boys are the way they are -- -- ch. 1.
Where it all begins : the biology of boyhood -- -- ch. 2. The
culture boys create -- -- pt. 2.
What boys need -- -- ch. 3.
Boys need a tribe -- -- ch. 4.
Love you forever : what boys need from their mothers -- -- ch. 5.
From Daddy to Dad : the father-son relationship -- -- ch. 6. A
boy's second birth : the passage into manhood -- -- pt. 3.
How to raise a boy -- -- ch. 7.
Teaching boys discipline -- -- ch. 8.
Teaching boys values, morality, and spirituality -- -- ch. 9.
Teaching boys about sex and love -- -- ch. 10.
Teaching boys a healthy male role in life.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
649/.132
Library of Congress
HQ775 .G83 1997

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxii, 294 p. ;
Number of pages
294

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24947944M
Internet Archive
wonderofboyswhat00guri
ISBN 10
0874778875
ISBN 13
9780874778878
OCLC/WorldCat
37715069
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