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Coles, Robert

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Works: 452 works in 1,490 publications in 9 languages and 86,117 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Case studies  Biographies  Autobiographies  Cross-cultural studies  History  Poetry  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Speaker, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Performer, Composer, Creator, pre, wpr
Classifications: HC110.P6, B
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The moral intelligence of children by Robert Coles( Book )
41 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,856 libraries worldwide
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the bestselling The Spiritual Life of Children now explores how to develop character in children, from infancy through the teenage years. During three stages in the "moral archaeology of childhood, " the authorn shows how to spot moral crossroads, and what to do about them
The story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,854 libraries worldwide
For months six-year-old Ruby Bridges must confront the hostility of white parents when she becomes the first African American girl to integrate Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960
Children of crisis; a study of courage and fear by Robert Coles( Book )
50 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,650 libraries worldwide
" ... Dr. Coles discusses the effects of the Civil Rights struggle on children, the psychological meaning of race, and the role of social and political crises in individual lives"-inside upper flap
The moral life of children by Robert Coles( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 2,055 libraries worldwide
Explores the minds of children focusing on their consciences and moral awareness
Erik H. Erikson : the growth of his work by Robert Coles( Book )
36 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
Migrants, sharecroppers, mountaineers by Robert Coles( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in English and held by 1,701 libraries worldwide
An Atlantic Monthly Press book
Photographs of a lifetime by Dorothea Lange( Book )
34 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
A collection of black-and-white photographs by early twentieth-century photographer Dorothea Lange, best known for her pictures of Depression-era America, featuring selections drawn from throughout her career; with an essay that provides information about Lange's life and work
Flannery O'Connor's South by Robert Coles( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,596 libraries worldwide
The South goes North by Robert Coles( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
"An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
The political life of children by Robert Coles( Book )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
Robert Coles, one of the most eminent child psychiatrists in the world, spent over a decade researching this book and its companion volume, The Moral Life of Children. Coles visits children all over the world, listening with willing ears, and he captures their thoughts and feelings with remarkable sympathy. As Coles demonstrates in this fascinating work, children learn much more than we think they do about political issues. While we have always taken it for granted that parents teach their children about language, religion, and morality, Coles shows how mothers and fathers also instill a strong understanding of political life in their offspring
Women of crisis : lives of struggle and hope by Robert Coles( Book )
21 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
Examines the lives of 5 women, including Lorna, an Eskimo woman from a coastal village in Alaska
The call of service : a witness to idealism by Robert Coles( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 1,496 libraries worldwide
Sheds light on the individual urge toward idealistic action--what inspires and sustains it, how it is expressed, and why it is necessary
The youngest parents : teenage pregnancy as it shapes lives by Robert Coles( Book )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
Prominent child psychiatrist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Coles asks us to shed our preconceptions and listen to the compelling voices of young women and men who are soon to become parents, though barely out of childhood themselves. These teenage parents are black, white, and Hispanic; city dwellers and residents of small towns; rich and poor. From conversations with them, Dr. Coles weaves a subtle yet dramatic narrative that reveals the aspirations and apprehensions of these "youngest parents," whose prospects aren't very promising and whose assumptions aren't always ones that he, or we, share. Dr. Coles's text is accompanied by photographic essays by two outstanding American photographers. Jocelyn Lee, professor of photography at the Maine College of Art, lived alongside young mothers in Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Nova Scotia, and Texas, exploring their daily lives. John Moses, a pediatrician and photographer, worked for several years with teenage parents in North Carolina, and his pictures show the pride and tenderness they've found in family life
Eskimos, Chicanos, Indians by Robert Coles( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
Examines three groups of "disadvantaged" children from Eskimo, Chicano, and Indian cultures
Privileged ones : the well-off and the rich in America by Robert Coles( Book )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 1,389 libraries worldwide
Interviews the well-off children ranging in age from five to fourteen substantiate a study of the children of affluent families that reveals surprising forms of suffering, peculiar anxieties, and striking uniformity in behavior and concerns
The secular mind by Robert Coles( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
Does the business of daily living distance us from life's mysteries? Do most Americans value spiritual thinking more as a hobby than as an all-encompassing approach to life? Will the concept of the soul be defunct after the next few generations? Child psychiatrist and best-selling author Robert Coles offers a profound meditation on how secular culture has settled into the hearts and minds of Americans. This book is a sweeping essay on the shift from religious control over Western society to the scientific dominance of the mind. Interwoven into the story is Coles's personal quest for understand
Lives of moral leadership by Robert Coles( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
" ... Robert Coles creates a portrait of moral leadership -- what it is, and how it is achieved -- through stories of people who have led and inspired him: Robert Kennedy, Dorothy Day, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Erik Erikson, a Boston bus driver, teachers in college, medical school, and elementary school, among others ..."
A festering sweetness : poems of American people by Robert Coles( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 678 libraries worldwide
Includes Alaskan poems, p.42-51
Harvard diary : reflections on the sacred and the secular by Robert Coles( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The mind's fate : a psychiatrist looks at his profession by Robert Coles( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The Mind's Fate, originally published in 1975 and now available in a greatly expanded edition, represents Dr. Coles's major writings on the evolving fields of psychiatry and psychoanalyses. It is an extraordinary work of vision by the preeminent psychiatrist of our time
 
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Alternative Names
Coles, Martin Robert
Coles Martin Robert 1929-....
Coles, Robert Martin
Coles, Robert Martin 1929-
Robert Coles American psychiatrist
Robert Coles Amerikaans psychiater
Robert Coles giocatore di baseball statunitense
콜스, 로버트 1929-
콜즈, 로버트 1929-
コールズ, ロバート
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