Raising Boys Without Men

Raising Boys Without Men

How Maverick Moms Are Creating the Next Generation of Exceptional Men

Book - 2005
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Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale, c2005
Branch Call Number: 306.87432 D777r
Characteristics: xvi, 224 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Gross, Linden

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Dec 28, 2016

As a grandfather to two families without Dads, this missive gave me a great deal to think about.
I was overwhelmed at the influence I have on these children-actually scared.
Reflect, Gentlemen.
The only disappointment was the previous borrower who dog-eared a half dozen pages.
If you have no respect for a simple thing like a book, maybe this was a waste of time for you.
If not a parent, then simply smarten up!
OPL 3 2950 01754 5078 refers.

Sep 23, 2012

i have not read this book, but the title indeed is alarming, and the very thought of encouraging women to raise either boys or girls without a father, and to suggest that this is what should be done in the future is appalling. It goes against every fiber of my being and the title itself is creepy. Where do you women get the sperm from, a sperm bank? These types of books only contribute to the disintegration of our culture, and highlight the selfishness of women in modern culture.Most of the single mothers I have seen have replaced the fathers with the state.

leafsfan67 May 24, 2011

I found this book to be very reassuring and affirming of what I believe - that boys raised by single women are not being raised with a disadvantage. The book is a good mix of research and personal interviews/stories. The author spent years following the development of a number of boys and tells about their progress.

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