Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    What I'm Giving | December 1, 2014

    Edward O. Wilson: IMG Edward O. Wilson: What I'm Giving



    At Powell's, we feel the holidays are the perfect time to share our love of books with those close to us. For this special blog series, we reached... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$1.00
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Child Care and Parenting- Parenting Teens

Letting Go 4TH Edition Rev Parents Guide To Understand

by

Letting Go 4TH Edition Rev Parents Guide To Understand Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

< p> This bestselling guide, read by hundreds of thousands of parents over the past decade, is now better than ever, newly revised and completely updated. Based on real-life experience and recommended by colleges and universities around the country, Letting Go offers compassionate, practical, and up-to-the-minute information to help parents with the emotional and social changes of the college years. < /p> < p> < ul type=disc> < li> When should parents encourage independence?< /li> < /p> < p> < li> When should they intervene?< /li> < /p> < p> < li> What issues of identity and intimacy await students?< /li> < /p> < p> < li> What are normal feelings of disorientation and loneliness for students& #151; and for parents?< /li> < /p> < p> < li> What is different about today& #146; s college environment?< /li> < /p> < p> < li> What new concerns about safety, health and wellness, and stress will affect incoming classes?< /li> < /ul> < /p> < p> These important issues and more are addressed with wise advice and time-tested counsel in < i> Letting Go< /i> — a realistic and reassuring source for meeting the challenges ahead, from the senior year in high school through college graduation. < /p>

Synopsis:

Insightful, expanded, and experience-driven, this bestselling guide to the college years combines the timeless wisdom of past editions with the latest research on campus life.

Synopsis:

This bestselling guide, read by hundreds of thousands of parents over the past decade, is now better than ever, newly revised and completely updated. Based on real-life experience and recommended by colleges and universities around the country, Letting Go offers compassionate, practical, and up-to-the-minute information to help parents with the emotional and social changes of the college years.

  • When should parents encourage independence?
  • When should they intervene?
  • What issues of identity and intimacy await students?
  • What are normal feelings of disorientation and loneliness for students—and for parents?
  • What is different about today’s college environment?
  • What new concerns about safety, health and wellness, and stress will affect incoming classes?

These important issues and more are addressed with wise advice and time-tested counsel in Letting Go-- a realistic and reassuring source for meeting the challenges ahead, from the senior year in high school through college graduation.

About the Author

Karen Levin Coburn is Associate Dean of Students at Washington University and the co-author of The New Assertive Woman (more than one million copies sold) and Hitting Our Stride.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060521264
Subtitle:
A Parents' Guide to Understanding the College Years
Author:
Coburn Karen, L.
Author:
Treeger, Madge Lawrence
Author:
Coburn Karen, L.
Author:
by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger
Author:
Treeger Madge, Lawrence
Author:
Coburn, Karen Levin
Publisher:
Harper Paperbacks
Location:
New York
Subject:
Higher
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Parenting
Subject:
Parent Participation
Subject:
Parent and child
Subject:
Universities and colleges
Subject:
Parent & Adult Child
Subject:
College students
Subject:
Parenting - General
Subject:
Parenting - Parent & Adult Child
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
4th ed., 1st Quill ed.
Series Volume:
NASA/TM-2001-211027
Publication Date:
20030401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
8.14x5.36x1.08 in. .78 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. The Launching Years: Strategies for... Used Trade Paper $4.50
  2. Let It Snow with Other (Toot & Puddle) New Hardcover $16.99
  3. Love, Stargirl
    Used Hardcover $3.50
  4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules...
    Used Hardcover $7.95
  5. The Shy Creatures
    Used Hardcover $8.50
  6. The Alphabet from A to Y with Bonus...
    Used Hardcover $6.95

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Parenting Teens
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » General
Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » Family Issues

Letting Go 4TH Edition Rev Parents Guide To Understand Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$1.00 In Stock
Product details 448 pages Perennial Currents - English 9780060521264 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Insightful, expanded, and experience-driven, this bestselling guide to the college years combines the timeless wisdom of past editions with the latest research on campus life.

"Synopsis" by , This bestselling guide, read by hundreds of thousands of parents over the past decade, is now better than ever, newly revised and completely updated. Based on real-life experience and recommended by colleges and universities around the country, Letting Go offers compassionate, practical, and up-to-the-minute information to help parents with the emotional and social changes of the college years.

  • When should parents encourage independence?
  • When should they intervene?
  • What issues of identity and intimacy await students?
  • What are normal feelings of disorientation and loneliness for students—and for parents?
  • What is different about today’s college environment?
  • What new concerns about safety, health and wellness, and stress will affect incoming classes?

These important issues and more are addressed with wise advice and time-tested counsel in Letting Go-- a realistic and reassuring source for meeting the challenges ahead, from the senior year in high school through college graduation.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.