"Raising Our Sons" is a compilation of over 200 of the best parenting resources from more than 120 authors organized into 10 easy-to-understand chapters. ROS is organized as a parenting guide for individual learning and/or group discussion with other parents. Each chapter contains a list of action steps you can take to put your new knowledge into practice as well as a list of resources to explore the chapter's theme more deeply. CHAPTER TITLES: 1) What's Happening to My Son? 2) What Influences Him? 3) Parenting Him 4) Nourishing Healthy Masculinity 5) Nurturing Emotions and Compassion 6) Teaching Him 7) Making Time for Him 8) Keeping Him Safe 9) Supporting Him 10) Creating Community TESTIMONIALS "These magnificent guides will deepen and strengthen every family that uses them. They will build community and allow us to develop emotionally sturdy, well-behaved and civic-minded children. I wish every neighborhood in America would create discussion groups that utilized these marvelous guides." -- Mary Pipher, PhD, Clinical psychologist and Author of "Reviving Ophelia," "Shelter of Each Other," "The Green Boat: Reviving Ourselves in Our Capsized Culture" and many other books about how American culture influences the mental health of its people "I have not seen a more comprehensive guide for raising boys. . . . With so many down-to-earth topics and so many experts writing about what they know well, these guides are treasure troves for parents seeking reliable help for raising children in today's challenging world." -- William Doherty, PhD, Professor of Family Social Science at the University of Minnesota and Author of "The Intentional Family," "Putting Family First," and many other books on supporting healthy families "Thank you so much for presenting such a rich source of parenting help. The wide range and depth of material, from the scientific to the spiritual, provides me with a diversity of ideas, so I can pick and choose what works for me. Running through it all is the same thread of love and empowerment.