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Gentle discipline using emotional connection, not punishment, to raise confident, capable kids by Sarah Ockwell-Smith

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social aspects,
  • Parenting,
  • Discipline of children,
  • Child rearing,
  • Emotions

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSarah Ockwell-Smith
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ770.4 .O25 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 246 pages
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26932626M
ISBN 100143131893
ISBN 109780143131892
LC Control Number2017015635
OCLC/WorldCa968771986

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