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The war against parents

what we can do for America"s beleaguered moms and dads

by Sylvia Ann Hewlett

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Parenting -- United States,
    • Family policy -- United States,
    • Child welfare -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-291) and index.

      StatementSylvia Ann Hewlett and Cornel West.
      ContributionsWest, Cornel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ755.8 .H49 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 302 p. :
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL346703M
      ISBN 100395891698
      LC Control Number98005779
      OCLC/WorldCa38468383

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“One of the best-kept secrets of the last thirty years is that big business, government, and the wider culture have waged a silent war against parents, undermining the work that they do parents have been left twisting in the wind by a society intent on other agendas.”—from the book In The War against Parents, two different parents from Author: Sylvia Ann Hewlett, Cornel West.

In this book, subtitled What We Can Do for America's Beleaguered Moms and Dads, two different parents with different backgrounds of their own, one black, one female, come together to assay what they describe in the prologue as the world's antagonism toward parents and parenting.

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