Parenting the First Twelve Years
Concrete, research-driven advice on humanity’s oldest, hardest job.
Why can parenting seem so fraught in today’s society?
What are the real effects of technology, divorce and obesity on childhood? Is there really a template for being a ‘good parent’?
Dr Victoria L. Cooper, Dr Heather Montgomery and Professor Kieron Sheehy are academics working at the Open University. Their specialisms are, respectively, social science focusing on the areas of childhood identity and education; the anthropology of childhood and children’s rights; and the field of inclusive education.