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"A scathing commentary on contemporary parenting." —The Boston Globe
From the Trade Paperback edition.
After I read the book, I saw the author on TV. She is a well educated lady whom I agree with and respect. More people should read this book.Published 8 months ago by marsh
I bought "A Nation of Wimps" based on the "Look Inside!" feature that Amazon offers. The first few pages seemed interesting, but the book was, overall, not. Read morePublished 21 months ago by syellowtails
This author likes blanket statements and is narrow minded and quick to judge before all the facts are in. They also didn't hesitate to misquote Dr. Read morePublished on May 11, 2013 by Lea
I thought this book covered a great deal of important territory - psychology, sociology, and economics. Read morePublished on March 15, 2013 by Kiwibird
How invasive we are as parents? Maybe not as much as the author describe, maybe not all the time, but if you never thought about it, how can you see the mistakes you may be making? Read morePublished on December 7, 2012 by Paula Tavolaro
Great book for any parent and any person thinking of becoming a parent. It answers a lot of the questions you might have about raising a child. Read morePublished on August 26, 2012 by Amazon Customer
It is ok. Too much professional talk, not enough everyday wording. Hard to read for very long without needing a break.Published on July 30, 2012 by Family
I got this book anticipating some great arguments, data and research but I was sorely disappointed. Relying heavily on her obviously left-leaning opinions instead of research, the... Read morePublished on July 26, 2012 by C. Driver