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Becoming a Father: How to Nurture and Enjoy Your Family (Sears, William,…

by William Sears

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Dr. Sears addresses the joys & problems of parenthood from the male perspective--everything from how to hold a tiny baby to sibling rivalry & organized sports. The author, a pediatrician & father of six, writes from personal experience & promises that becoming a father will bring rich rewards, among them love, a better marriage, & maturity. "Fathering means carrying through with what you started," Dr. Sears writes. That means being sensitive to the mother's needs so she may be a better mother, giving children the time & attention they need from their father, & learning the joys of nurturing. In this well researched but easy-to-read volume, Dr. Sears documents the importance of the distinctive paternal role.… (more)
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Addresses the joys and problems of parenthood from the male perspective--everything from how to hold a tiny baby to sibling rivalry and organized sports. Dr. Sears, a pediatrician and father, writes from personal experience and promises that becoming a father will bring rich rewards.
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Dr. Sears addresses the joys & problems of parenthood from the male perspective--everything from how to hold a tiny baby to sibling rivalry & organized sports. The author, a pediatrician & father of six, writes from personal experience & promises that becoming a father will bring rich rewards, among them love, a better marriage, & maturity. "Fathering means carrying through with what you started," Dr. Sears writes. That means being sensitive to the mother's needs so she may be a better mother, giving children the time & attention they need from their father, & learning the joys of nurturing. In this well researched but easy-to-read volume, Dr. Sears documents the importance of the distinctive paternal role.

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