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Author Shaffer, Susan Morris.

Title Why girls talk--and what they're really saying : a parent's survival guide to connecting with your teen / Susan Morris Shaffer & Linda Perlman Gordon.

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.874 Sh13w 2005    ---  Available
Description xvii, 236 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-228) and index.
Contents Introduction : life in the balance -- Why girls talk--and what they're really saying -- Golden girl : tyranny of beauty and culture -- The mirror has many faces : challenges to building competent spheres -- Focus on adolescent girls of color -- Making the transition : the experience of everyday school life -- Girls as friends : best buddies and friendly fire -- Parenting : what's love got to do with it? -- Passing on our stories : helping our daughters to appreciate the women who made today's opportunities happen -- 13 strategic solutions for parents of adolescent girls -- It's about that time : girls and boys together.
Subject Parent and teenager.
Teenage girls -- Social conditions.
Teenage girls -- Psychology.
Communication in families.
Communication -- Sex differences.
Added Author Gordon, Linda Perlman.
ISBN 0071417869 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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