The Truth About Family Life by Renee Despres

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The Truth About Family Life, Second Edition is a concise guide to the existence of family life in society, both past and present. In clear, straightforward language, this new resource provides fact-based information on family types, their history and role in society, and how to cope with the basic issues that confront families of all kinds. Personal testimonies and "Fact Or Fiction?" sidebars dispel common myths and give teenagers a broad perspective on the many different types of families.

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Lynne Griffin has spent more than 20 years as a child development and behavior management consultant. She is the author of Negotiation Generation: Take Back Your Parental Authority Without Punishment (Berkley/Penguin, 2007). She is the parenting contributor for Boston's Fox 25 Morning News where she regularly appears in the segments Family Works and Parenting and the News. Her writers' group has been featured in the Boston Globe and the Patriot Ledger. She lives in Scituate, Massachusetts with her family. This is her first novel. Mark J. Kittleson is an associate professor of health education at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.
Published February 28, 2011 by Facts on File. 240 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Young Adult, Education & Reference, Parenting & Relationships. Non-fiction

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