The Attachment Parenting Book

The Attachment Parenting Book

A Commonsense Guide to Understanding and Nurturing your Baby

Book - 2001
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Might you and your baby both sleep better if you shared a bed? How old is too old for breastfeeding? What is a father's role in nurturing a newborn? How does early attachment foster a child's eventual independence? Dr. Bill and Martha Sears -- the doctor-and-nurse, husband-and-wife team who coined the term "attachment parenting" -- answer these and many more questions in this practical, inspiring guide. Attachment parenting is a style of parenting that encourages a strong early attachment, and advocates parental responsiveness to babies' dependency needs. "The Attachment Parenting Book" clearly explains the six "Baby B's" that form the basis of this increasingly popular parenting style: Bonding, Breastfeeding, Babywearing, Bedding close to baby, Belief in the language value of baby's cry, Beware of baby trainers.Here's all the information you need to achieve your most important goals as a new parent: to know your child, to help your child feel right, and to enjoy parenting.
Publisher: Boston :, Little, Brown and Company,, [2001]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780316778091
Branch Call Number: 649.1 SEA
Characteristics: ix, 182 pages ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Sears, Martha

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frispirit13
Aug 08, 2017

Dr. Sears is the top parenting author in my opinion. He shares loving, thoughtful tips about parenting

Saved1004 Aug 19, 2012

This & ALL Dr. Sears' books should be required (dare I say mandatory) reading for all parents-to-be, parents, doctors, nurses, teachers & any one who is a caregiver. Excellent resource coupled with common sense advice.

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Aug 03, 2010

Reads like an informercial.

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Saved1004 Jul 20, 2012

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