Regarding Children: A New Respect for Childhood and Families

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Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 1994 - Family & Relationships - 138 pages

In this important and timely book, Herbert Anderson and Susan Johnson examine issues pertinent to the successful rearing of children. Written to empower parents and others who care for and nurture our children, this book will also greatly enhance the ministry of the church on behalf of and for the sake of families with children and for our society at large.

The Family Living in Pastoral Perspective series examines crucial times in family life in light of the family as a social unit. Each book addresses major changes that ordinarily occur in the life cycle of a family. Each volume takes into account family system theory and social and economic factors that affect the family.

 

Contents

Introduction
1
Nothing Greater Than a Child
9
Notes
132
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About the author (1994)

Herbert Anderson is currently Research Professor of Practical Theology at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, California. He is the author or coauthor of over ninety articles and thirteen books, many of which are focused on integrating theology and family systems theory. Susan B. W. Johnson is Senior Minister of Hyde Park Union Church in Chicago, Illinois.

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