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The Resource The price of privilege : how parental pressure and material advantage are creating a generation of disconnected and unhappy kids, Madeline Levine

The price of privilege : how parental pressure and material advantage are creating a generation of disconnected and unhappy kids, Madeline Levine

Label
The price of privilege : how parental pressure and material advantage are creating a generation of disconnected and unhappy kids
Title
The price of privilege
Title remainder
how parental pressure and material advantage are creating a generation of disconnected and unhappy kids
Statement of responsibility
Madeline Levine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Madeline
Dewey number
649/.156
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ769
LC item number
.L394 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child rearing
  • Parenting
  • Wealth
  • Teenagers
  • Adolescent psychology
  • Éducation des enfants
  • Rôle parental
  • Richesse
  • Adolescents
  • Adolescents
  • Adolescent psychology
  • Child rearing
  • Parenting
  • Teenagers
  • Wealth
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
The price of privilege : how parental pressure and material advantage are creating a generation of disconnected and unhappy kids, Madeline Levine
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=238&titleID=138242
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why kids who have so much can feel empty -- Why we can't afford to trivialize the problems of privileged kids -- The magnitude of the problem -- Don't kids 'grow out of' adolescent angst? -- Don't kids from affluent families get all the help they need? -- The toxic brew of pressure and isolation -- Why parents' good intentions are not enough -- Money doesn't make us happier -- Allison: how affluence can get in the way of emotional development -- Materialism: the dark side of affluence -- The false promises of materialism -- Happiness is an inside job -- Kids with healthy selves are ready and able to 'own' their lives -- Kids with healthy selves can control their impulses: "I'm the boss of me" -- Kids with healthy selves can be generous and loving -- Kids with healthy selves are good architects of their internal 'homes' -- Tyler's story: whose life is it anyway? -- Knowing what really matters and what doesn't -- The magic years: ages 2 to 4 -- Masters of the universe: ages 5 to 7 -- How am I doing?: ages 8 to 11 -- What happened to my kid? ages 12 to 14 -- Workin on the 'real me': ages 15 to17 -- Know your parenting style -- Cultivate warmth to protect emotional development -- Avoid the damage inflicted by criticism and rejection -- Firmness: being clear about your authority -- Monitoring: "Do you know where your children are?" -- Containment: letting your kids know when you mean business -- Flexibility: knowing when to skip the showdown -- It's easier when we start early (but it's never too late!) -- The difference between being 'in control' and being 'controlling' -- Bucking the tide: if everyone is doing it, that doesn't make it right -- Holding ourselves accountable -- The poison of perfectionism -- Overcoming myopia about the 'good life' -- Handling the isolation that makes us vulnerable to being bullied -- The threat of divorce and the potential loss of 'wifestyle' -- Samantha's story: dancing in the dark -- Acknowledging how very hard our job is -- Taking our problems seriously -- The fear of vulnerability -- The risks of staying unhappy -- Tend and befriend: the critical importance of friendships -- The distraction of the work debate -- Choosing what we can live with
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061471315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7E458154-5790-4776-A17A-0F0B94750EEB
System control number
  • ocn180204187
  • (OCoLC)180204187
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1274 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 236 KB)
Label
The price of privilege : how parental pressure and material advantage are creating a generation of disconnected and unhappy kids, Madeline Levine
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=238&titleID=138242
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why kids who have so much can feel empty -- Why we can't afford to trivialize the problems of privileged kids -- The magnitude of the problem -- Don't kids 'grow out of' adolescent angst? -- Don't kids from affluent families get all the help they need? -- The toxic brew of pressure and isolation -- Why parents' good intentions are not enough -- Money doesn't make us happier -- Allison: how affluence can get in the way of emotional development -- Materialism: the dark side of affluence -- The false promises of materialism -- Happiness is an inside job -- Kids with healthy selves are ready and able to 'own' their lives -- Kids with healthy selves can control their impulses: "I'm the boss of me" -- Kids with healthy selves can be generous and loving -- Kids with healthy selves are good architects of their internal 'homes' -- Tyler's story: whose life is it anyway? -- Knowing what really matters and what doesn't -- The magic years: ages 2 to 4 -- Masters of the universe: ages 5 to 7 -- How am I doing?: ages 8 to 11 -- What happened to my kid? ages 12 to 14 -- Workin on the 'real me': ages 15 to17 -- Know your parenting style -- Cultivate warmth to protect emotional development -- Avoid the damage inflicted by criticism and rejection -- Firmness: being clear about your authority -- Monitoring: "Do you know where your children are?" -- Containment: letting your kids know when you mean business -- Flexibility: knowing when to skip the showdown -- It's easier when we start early (but it's never too late!) -- The difference between being 'in control' and being 'controlling' -- Bucking the tide: if everyone is doing it, that doesn't make it right -- Holding ourselves accountable -- The poison of perfectionism -- Overcoming myopia about the 'good life' -- Handling the isolation that makes us vulnerable to being bullied -- The threat of divorce and the potential loss of 'wifestyle' -- Samantha's story: dancing in the dark -- Acknowledging how very hard our job is -- Taking our problems seriously -- The fear of vulnerability -- The risks of staying unhappy -- Tend and befriend: the critical importance of friendships -- The distraction of the work debate -- Choosing what we can live with
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061471315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7E458154-5790-4776-A17A-0F0B94750EEB
System control number
  • ocn180204187
  • (OCoLC)180204187
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1274 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 236 KB)

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