Alfie Kohn consistently writes thought provoking books which are well supported by research, which is carefully cited.
He will make you think wholly and truly about the kind of parent you want to be and the kind of child you are helping to shape with your words and actions.
This book offers well researched strategies for achieving these goals and helping parents find a credible way to cope with the changes they face.
Alfie Kohn is the best. Seriously, this book was like therapy for me as a reader.Published 28 days ago by Dana K.
Read this, raise your kids differently and have more pleasant people in the world!Published 1 month ago by Pepperbelle
Kohn's books always start off great. The principles seem solid, logical, and helpful. But then you realize, it's all theoretical babble. So, too, with this one. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Alexander M.
Good ideas, but the author treats the reader like an idiot. He repeats the same thing 10 time. This needs to be a more scientifically based document to make his point.Published 2 months ago by GKL
This book turns our traditional notions of parenting upside-down, for some very good reasons. This book has great potential to change how we deal with our children and other... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kelly
This is a very thought provoking book. Alas I found that I had made many mistakes and listened too little. A must read for new parents.Published 4 months ago by Geoffrey Lubbock
I am giving this book to me daughter who is about to have a baby, I know it will be very insightful and helpfulPublished 4 months ago by judymhenry
A bok that helped me reflect on how I relate to my children, in light of my own punitive and controlled upbringing. I have rejected 90% of the parenting that was modeled for me. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Madagascar Mom