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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press; 25th Anniversary ed. edition (Dec 26 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 073821082X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0738210827
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.9 x 21 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 422 g
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #229,574 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Wall Street Journal", 9/4
"[The first book to] mourn the loss of play and leisure time [for kids]."

"Washington Post", 11/5/09
"Read "The Hurried Child" by psychologist David Elkind. It explains the development of children so well and gives such good reasons for slowing them down that you'll want to give a copy to every parent you know."

"Washington Post", 3/12/10
"To learn more about children and how they grow, read "The Hurried Child"...It's one of the great classics of parenthood." "The Jewish Week", 6/23/10
"If you want to know more about the harmful effects of micro-managing our children's lives, read "The Hurried Child"...[Elkind's] main theme remains relevant more than 25 years after its initial publishing."

"Wall Street Journal," 9/4
"[The first book to] mourn the loss of play and leisure time [for kids]."
"Washington Post," 11/5/09
"Read "The Hurried Child" by psychologist David Elkind. It explains the development of children so well and gives such good reasons for slowing them down that you'll want to give a copy to every parent you know."
"Washington Post," 3/12/10
"To learn more about children and how they grow, read "The Hurried Child."..It's one of the great classics of parenthood." "The Jewish Week," 6/23/10
"If you want to know more about the harmful effects of micro-managing our children's lives, read "The Hurried Child."..[Elkind's] main theme remains relevant more than 25 years after its initial publishing."

"Wall Street Journal," 9/4
[The first book to] mourn the loss of play and leisure time [for kids].
"Washington Post," 11/5/09
Read "The Hurried Child" by psychologist David Elkind. It explains the development of children so well and gives such good reasons for slowing them down that you'll want to give a copy to every parent you know.
"Washington Post," 3/12/10
To learn more about children and how they grow, read "The Hurried Child" It s one of the great classics of parenthood. "The Jewish Week," 6/23/10
If you want to know more about the harmful effects of micro-managing our children s lives, read "The Hurried Child" [Elkind s] main theme remains relevant more than 25 years after its initial publishing. "

Wall Street Journal, 9/4
[The first book to] mourn the loss of play and leisure time [for kids].
Washington Post, 11/5/09
Read The Hurried Child by psychologist David Elkind. It explains the development of children so well and gives such good reasons for slowing them down that you'll want to give a copy to every parent you know.
Washington Post, 3/12/10
To learn more about children and how they grow, read The Hurried Child It s one of the great classics of parenthood. The Jewish Week, 6/23/10
If you want to know more about the harmful effects of micro-managing our children s lives, read The Hurried Child [Elkind s] main theme remains relevant more than 25 years after its initial publishing.
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About the Author

David Elkind, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus at Tufts University and the author of a dozen books, including The Hurried Child and All Grown Up and No Place to Go. He lives outside of Boston and on Cape Cod.


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