2 edition of One child by choice found in the catalog.
One child by choice
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Contributions||Knox, David, 1943- jt. author|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 233 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||233|
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Critics’ Choice; Get A Pro Page; Library Services. Sheila had been abandoned to die on the highway by her mother, and carired the scars of child abuse. Convinced that she was worthless (by contrast with brother Jimmie, whom her mother took along in her flight), Sheila responded with awe to the simple gift of hair clips: ""Ain't nobody be. Dr. Laura, Hello, I am 48, married and have one ds, who is an only child Not by choice. I was 36 when I got married, had him at Had one mc before and after his birth, and due to chemotherapy went into early menopause when he was three.
Documentary Review: 'One Child Nation' China's most far-reaching social experiment — a multi-decade attempt at population control — is the subject of the documentary One Child Nation. With all of that said, One Child is an important book. Potentially catastrophic threats like that of climate change are changing the rules of moral reasoning, and discussion of procreation and population policy cannot stay off-limits for long. And indeed, the tide is already turning, with books and articles raising the issue ever more frequently.
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One Child by Choice (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, ) pages An intelligent examination of being an "only child". The book explodes many widely-held myths and presents some positive advantages of stopping at one child. When I started reading this book, I too believed many One child by choice book the myths about the single by: 8.
A readable but disturbing account of the stripping away of the human rights of millions of Chinese citizens via the imposition of the Government's One Child Policy ().This book caused me to question the dominant role exercised by China in world affairs in and wonder if we should be more wary of its power/5.
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One child by choice. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, © (OCoLC) Document Type. One Child: The True Story of a Tormented Six-Year-Old and the Brilliant Teacher Who Reached Out Paperback – J Discover the latest buzz-worthy books, from mysteries and romance to humor and nonfiction.
Explore more/5(). The Choice to be Child-Free is Admirable, Not Selfish – The Guardian Fact or Fiction: Childfree Couples are Happier Than Couples with Kids – Psychology Today Does Having Children Make People Happier in.
One Child. Christopher Cheng, Steven Woolman (Illustrator) Rating details 9 ratings 2 reviews. One Child combines a simple text with richly colored illustrations drawing on the imagery of an old stained-glass window that is gradually cleaned to reveal the beauty underlying the pollution.
A hopeful book about the environment/5(2). One Child is the story of a lost little girl and the extraordinary teacher who works to find her. Sheila has been forgotten by the system, her family, and society itself. She has been shuffled between relatives and institutions before landing in Torey Hayden's secluded annex classroom.
One Child is a memoir by American author and psychologist Torey Hayden. It was first published in the United States inbecoming a best seller in the 00s. This book has been translated into 27 languages and dramatized as an interactive opera.
It was also loosely adapted as the Lifetime television film Untamed Love, starring Ashlee Lauren, Lois Foraker and Cathy Lee Crosby. The One Child Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you.
Written by people who wish to remain anonymous Published inOne Child was the first novel by American psychologist and educator Torey Hayden. It is largely an autobiographical work, based on the experiences of the author working with a class of special-needs children and containing themes of child abuse and mental illness.
"The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas" is a work of short philosophical fiction by American writer Ursula K. Le Guin. With deliberately both vague and vivid descriptions, the narrator depicts a summer festival in the utopian city of Omelas, whose prosperity depends on the perpetual misery of a single child.
" The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas" was nominated for the Locus Award for Best. This book is made up of stories of many people feeling the effects of the one-child policy, from parents made childless by the death of their only child, to bachelor villages, to people who courageously opposed the policy, and the rocket scientists who drew it up.
Was there a specific story that had left an impression, good or bad. More women than ever in the U.S. are making the choice to remain childfree—or not making the choice to have children, depending on how you want to look at it. Whatever their reasons—whether.
I wonder what it is about our choice to only have one child that seems to offend people so much. Is it because it’s different. Are we as a society still stuck in the mindset that a family has to be made up of a Dad, a Mum and children.
People tell me I’m missing out. One and Done: Parents of an Only Child by Choice has 6, members. This group is for parents of ONLY children by CHOICE.
A safe place to share in our journeys as parents of only children: the positive and negative aspects. New member requests: 1. ALL of the questions must be answered before being allowed into the group.
Having just one child allows us to have the best of both worlds, being able to experience being parents but not having to forego our desire to continue to grow in our careers.
Our schedules are more manageable. We only need to worry about one child’s school schedules, swim lessons, soccer practices, etc. Travel is much easier. I Was an Only Child by Circumstance, My Son Is an Only Child by Choice I came to be an only child through the worst of circumstances.
When I was. This Study Guide consists of approximately 52 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of One Child.
Take our free One Child quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge. Determine which chapters, themes and styles you already know and what you need to study for your upcoming essay.
"Julian Sher does a superb job of attacking the almost unbearable subject of child sexual abuse, by giving a voice to the victims and investigators who can't turn a blind eye, either by choice or conscience 'One Child' gives readers hope, a renewed sense of direction and purpose.".
I would never advocate that having one child is the right choice for everyone. I simply want to help empower the parents who have decided it is the right choice for them to not feel guilty about it. Siblings are wonderful there’s not doubt about that, especially in times of a family crisis.Dr Susan Newman, a US-based social psychologist, parenting expert and author of The Case for the Only Child; Your Essential Guide, has been studying one-child families for over 20 years.
She thinks.The one-child policy in China was introduced in as an attempt to control the country's population, with each family limited to having just one child. In some districts couples were allowed to have a second child if their first-born was a girl. Authorities claim that the one-child policy prevented million births from to