HomeGroupsTalkExploreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Author photo. Used by permission of <A HREF="http://www.bakerpublishinggroup.com/">Baker Publishing Group</A>, copyright © 2008. All rights to this material are reserved. Materials are not to be distributed to other web locations for retrieval, published(see © info.)

Used by permission of Baker Publishing Group, copyright © 2008. All rights to this material are reserved. Materials are not to be distributed to other web locations for retrieval, published(see © info.)

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
24,640 (27,549)130737 (3.5)60
James C. Dobson was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on April 21, 1936. He received an undergraduate degree from Pasadena College and a Ph.D. in child development from the University of Southern California. He was an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Southern California School of Medicine and on the attending staff of Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. He was founder and president of Focus on the Family, an organization that produces nationally broadcast radio programs on domestic issues, but is no longer affiliated with the organization because of significant philosophical differences with the new leadership. He is founder and president of Family Talk, a nonprofit organization that produces his radio program, Dr. James Dobson's Family Talk. He is the author of more than 30 books dedicated to the preservation of the family including The New Dare to Discipline, Love for a Lifetime, When God Doesn't Make Sense, Life on the Edge, Love Must Be Tough, The New Strong-Willed Child, Marriage Under Fire, and Head Over Heels. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from Bringing Up Boys: Practical Advice and Encouragement for Those Shaping the Next Generation of Men
… (more)
When God Doesn't Make Sense 1,557 copies, 6 reviews
The New Dare to Discipline 1,283 copies, 2 reviews
The Strong-Willed Child 1,281 copies, 4 reviews
Love Must Be Tough 1,277 copies, 5 reviews
Parenting Isn't for Cowards 1,201 copies, 3 reviews
Life on the Edge 1,176 copies, 3 reviews
Preparing for Adolescence 1,105 copies, 2 reviews
Dare to Discipline 1,090 copies, 5 reviews
Emotions Can You Trust Them? 744 copies, 5 reviews
The New Strong-Willed Child 679 copies, 7 reviews
Marriage Under Fire 481 copies, 2 reviews
Dr. Dobson Answers Your Questions 418 copies, 2 reviews
Solid Answers 376 copies
Stories Of the Heart and Home 165 copies, 2 reviews
Parables for Kids 158 copies, 1 review
Coming home 92 copies, 1 review
In the Arms of God 90 copies, 2 reviews
Dr. James Dobson on Parenting 89 copies, 1 review
Parents' Answer Book 67 copies, 1 review
Discipline with Love 64 copies, 1 review
Dads and Sons 7 copies
Your Legacy 4 copies
La famille 3 copies
To be a woman 2 copies
Raising Kids 2 copies
La Famille 1 copy
Parenting 1 copy
[No title] 1 copy
The Big D 1 copy, 1 review
God's Will 1 copy
Who's to Blame? 1 copy, 1 review
Too Pooped to Parent 1 copy, 1 review
Once Gay, Always Gay? 1 copy, 1 review
Vive la Difference 1 copy, 1 review
Seven Promises of a Promise Keeper (Contributor) 1,015 copies, 3 reviews
Sanctity of Life: The Inescapable Issue (Foreword) 363 copies, 2 reviews
The Focus on the Family Complete Book of Baby and Child Care (Foreword, some editions) 315 copies, 2 reviews
Woof Finds a Family (Foreword) 68 copies
Woof and the Haunted House (Foreword) 59 copies
Woof's Bad Day (Foreword) 44 copies
How to Live the Holy Life (Dialog) (Author, some editions) 42 copies
Pornography: A Human Tragedy (Contributor) 39 copies
Woof and the Big Fire (Foreword) 34 copies
No events listed. (add an event)

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.5)
0.5 8
1 28
1.5 2
2 62
2.5 6
3 208
3.5 29
4 198
4.5 19
5 124

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

James C. Dobson is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

James C. Dobson is composed of 27 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 171,669,556 books! | Top bar: Always visible