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Greater expectations

overcoming the culture of indulgence in our homes and schools

by William Damon

  • 56 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Free Press Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child rearing -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Moral development.,
  • Moral education.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Damon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ769 .D225 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 280 p. ;
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL977472M
    ISBN 100684825058
    LC Control Number96014665

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