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wonder of boys

Michael Gurian

wonder of boys

what parents, mentors, and educators can do to shape boys into exceptional men

by Michael Gurian

  • 347 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boys,
  • Boys -- Psychology,
  • Child rearing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index.

    StatementMichael Gurian.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 294 p. ;
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18379937M
    ISBN 100874778875
    OCLC/WorldCa37715069

    Dr. Michael Gurian is a marriage and family counselor in private practice and the New York Times bestselling author of thirty two books published in twenty three languages. As a social philosopher, he has pioneered efforts to bring neuro-biology and brain research into homes, schools, corporations, and public policy. The Gurian Institute, which he co-founded, conducts research internationally. Grady is a ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years -- not since he wrote his award winning "Great American Novel" 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy .

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