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The idle parent

Author: Tom Hodgkinson
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In The Idle Parent Tom Hodgkinson provides a revolutionary and wholly sensible approach to childcare, based on the idea of D.H. Lawrence and many others that the best thing we can do for children is to leave them alone. Of course, this doesn't mean that we should completely neglect them, but rather that we should provide them with the space and time to grow up self-reliant, confident, happy and free. To do so we  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Hodgkinson
ISBN: 9780141030357 0141030356 024114373X 9780241143735
OCLC Number: 720341224
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 233 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Tom Hodgkinson.

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Why can't we just leave our kids alone? This title offers practical tips of what to do and (more importantly) what not to do, and helps kids be happier and their parents, live happier and stress-free  Read more...

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