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Boys adrift : the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men

Author: Leonard Sax
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2009.
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Family physician, psychologist, and acclaimed author of Why Gender Matters reveals the truth about what's driving the decline of American boys--and what we can do about it.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sax, Leonard.
Boys adrift.
New York : Basic Books, 2009
(DLC) 2007012761
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Sax
ISBN: 9780786743629 078674362X 9780465040810 0465040810
OCLC Number: 646786602
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 273 pages)
Contents: ch. 1. The riddle --
ch. 2. The first factor : changes at school --
ch. 3. The second factor : video games --
ch. 4. The third factor : medications for ADHD --
ch. 5. The fourth factor : endocrine disruptors --
ch. 6. End result : failure to launch --
ch. 7. The fifth factor : the revenge of the forsaken gods --
ch. 8. Detox --
Afterword to the paperback edition --
Acknowledgments --
g Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Leonard Sax.

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