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In the best interest of the child : a manual for divorcing parents / Nadir Baksh and Laurie Murphy.

Baksh, Nadir. (Author). Murphy, Laurie. (Added Author).
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Princeton Public Library - Princeton 3063.874 Bak (Text) 30890000607026 Adult Books Upper level Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781890772734 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1890772739 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 132 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Prescott, Ariz. : Hohm Press, c2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-120) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: In the best interest of the child -- How do I turn in my title as an adult? -- Divorce is some nasty business -- Deadwood and other flotation devices -- Respect, discipline, and other archaic concepts -- Do you know where your children are? -- One more for dinner -- When did childhood get to be so stressful? -- Child custody battles and other acts of deception -- Garbage and heavy suitcases -- A good fight sometimes goes fifteen rounds -- Check, please! -- Conspiring minds want to know -- So I have to be nice? -- Enough, already -- There is nothing funny about this -- Or this -- Kid wisdom -- Light reading -- Acceptance and other sorrows -- Appendix: Support groups.
Summary, etc.: The advice and direction contained here are eminently practical-detailing what adults can expect from a custody battle; what they will encounter in themselves and in their children (emotionally, physically, mentally) during divorce; helping parents to make sense out of their children's questions; offering guidance in making decisions for themselves and their kids; and explaining the ultimate importance of putting the child's needs first.
Subject: Divorced parents.
Children of divorced parents.
Parenting, Part-time.
Divorce > Psychological aspects.

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