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The good news about bad behavior : why kids are less disciplined than ever--and what to do about it / Katherine Reynolds Lewis.

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  • ISBN: 9781610398381
  • ISBN: 1610398386
  • Physical Description: ix, 265 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-250) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- An epidemic of misbehavior -- Brain and discipline -- Old methods don't work -- Way forward -- Connection -- Communication -- Capability -- Limits and routines -- Modeling -- Create lasting change.
Summary, etc.:
Today's parents live with an exhausting reality: persistent defiance from children. About half of the current generation of children will develop a mood or behavioral disorder or a substance addiction by age eighteen. And many parents feel increasingly unable to exert any influence over their children. In our highly connected age, the all-powerful parent is largely a thing of the past.
Parents often take the blame for their child's misbehavior, but this obscures a broader trend: in our modern, highly connected age, children have less self-control than ever. Contemporary kids need to learn independence and responsibility, yet our old ideas of punishments and rewards are preventing this from happening. Lewis offers a new theory of discipline that centers on learning the art of self-control. She shows that, if we trust our children to face consequences, they will learn to adapt and moderate their own behavior. -- adapted from jacket.
Subject: Discipline of children.
Parent and child.
Conflict Resolution.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Conflict Resolution.
PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child.

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