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LeShan, Eda J.

Works: 77 works in 229 publications in 6 languages and 13,330 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Abstracts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HQ1064.U5, 155.937
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Publications about Eda J LeShan
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Publications by Eda J LeShan, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Eda J LeShan
Learning to say good-by : when a parent dies by Eda J LeShan( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 1,641 libraries worldwide
Discusses the questions, fears, and fantasies many children experience when a parent or someone close to them dies
When your child drives you crazy by Eda J LeShan( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in Russian and English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
The conspiracy against childhood by Eda J LeShan( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 781 libraries worldwide
The author "criticizes the computer approach to education, early forcing to read, the Montessori method (too rigid), overemphasis on tests and grades, and the awful pressures of urban life on everyone, teenagers especially."
It's better to be over the hill than under it : thoughts on life over sixty by Eda J LeShan( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
Essays cover aging, finances, risk-taking, loss, friendship, marriage, work, health, retirement, holidays, and grandparenting
What's going to happen to me? : When parents separate or divorce by Eda J LeShan( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Explores the feelings and problems common to the experience of divorce
Oh, to be 50 again! : on being too old for a mid-life crisis by Eda J LeShan( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
What makes me feel this way? Growing up with human emotions by Eda J LeShan( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 693 libraries worldwide
Discusses various emotions and conflicts, their relationship to physical reaction, and other aspects of dealing with one's own feelings
The wonderful crisis of middle age; some personal reflections by Eda J LeShan( Book )
14 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
When a parent is very sick by Eda J LeShan( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Dutch and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Discusses typical feelings and incidents encountered by a child when a parent is seriously ill or hurt, as well as how it affects the entire family, and suggests ways to deal with such situations
Grandparents : a special kind of love by Eda J LeShan( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Explores the unique relationship between grandchildren and grandparents, and discusses ways to deal with conflicts and problems that may arise
When grownups drive you crazy by Eda J LeShan( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Explores the conflicts and misunderstandings that occur between adults and children and offers advice to youngsters on understanding and dealing with the things adults do that distress them
When kids drive kids crazy : how to get along with your friends and enemies by Eda J LeShan( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Russian and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Discusses why some young people are brats, bullies, or otherwise hurtful to others and how to cope with them, help them, and develop good friendships
You and your feelings by Eda J LeShan( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and Spanish and held by 406 libraries worldwide
A guide for young adults to understanding their feelings and their relationships with others
Winning the losing battle : why I will never be fat again by Eda J LeShan( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Grandparenting in a changing world by Eda J LeShan( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
This book explores grandparenting at a time when roles and challenges facing grandparents are changing. Chapter one addresses "Grandparents in a Changing World" and describes grandparenting styles. Chapter two focuses on the "Unfinished Business between Adult Children and their Parents" and how a grandchild complicates this relationship. Chapter three addresses the raising of children and what role grandparents have in the process. Chapter four provides a primer on the "Ages and Stages of Child Development." Chapter five addresses issues relating to teenage grandchildren. Chapter six focuses on grandparents confronted with unsettling situations involving their grandchildren. Chapter seven addresses grandparent rights and problems that can interfere with their relationship with their children and grandchildren. Chapter eight addresses divorce and grandparent rights. Chapter nine discusses tragedies involving grandchildren and how to respond. Chapter 10 focuses on visits from grandchildren. Chapter 11 addresses grandparents who are raising their grandchildren. Chapter 12 addresses "Three Generations Living Together." Chapter 13 focuses on changes in grandparents' marital status and how to explain these changes. Chapter 14 addresses the issue of aging and its impact on the grandparent and grandchild relationship. Chapter 15 comments on the role of therapy in today's society. Chapter 16 describes the grandparent's role in providing unconditional love to the grandchild. Final sections list grandparenting resources (support groups, publications, a videotape and newsletter), and four children's books that grandparents may want to buy for their grandchildren. (Contains 22 references.) (Sd)
The roots of crime : what you need to know about crime and what you can do about it by Eda J LeShan( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Explores the roots of crime in children, discusses the poor treatment of criminals in prisons, and presents the author's suggestions for solutions. Includes interviews with convicted criminals
The incredible television machine by Lee Polk( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Discusses the influence television viewing has on everyday life and how viewers' opinions can affect television programming
How to survive parenthood by Eda J LeShan( Book )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Een Amerikaanse moeder en kinderpsychologe wijst op het feit, dat een wetenschappelijk aanpak van de opvoeding geen garantie biedt voor een oplossing van alle vraagstukken, maar dat ouders in de eerste plaats ernaar moeten streven in een natuurlijke houding tegenover het leven te staan
What makes you so special? by Eda J LeShan( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Discusses the many different factors that make each one of us a unique human being
Eda LeShan on Living your life : based on the CBS Radio Network series "Getting along." by Eda J LeShan( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Eda LeShan American writer
Grossman, Eda Joan
Le Shan, Eda.
Le Shan, Eda J.
LeShan E.
LeShan, Eda
LeShan, Eda Joan
Shan, Eda J. Le.
Ле Шан, Э
Ле Шан, Э. (Эда)
Шан, Эда Ле
레샨, 에다 J
르샨, 에다 J
ルシャン, エダ
English (105)
Russian (9)
French (6)
Spanish (6)
Dutch (3)
Japanese (1)
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