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IT'S GOOD TO BE GOLDEN: Parental Expectations By Jeffery Faulkerson
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IT'S GOOD TO BE GOLDEN: Parental Expectations is a poetic story about how the expectations parents have for their children can be used by these same children in their pursuit of greatness. Told by... More > Alexis, Raymond and Millicent Golden's oldest child, the story offers children of all ages a prescription for avoiding the tendency to just "fit in", which can lead to the development of superficial rather than authentic relationships. The book also includes seven questions for young readers to ponder.< Less
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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Great Expectations is Charles Dickens's thirteenth novel.The story is about Pip, a young orphan living with his sister and her husband in the marshes of Kent, sits in a cemetery one evening looking... More > at his parents’ tombstones. Suddenly, an escaped convict springs up from behind a tombstone, grabs Pip, and orders him to bring him food and a file for his leg irons. Pip obeys, but the fearsome convict is soon captured anyway. The convict protects Pip by claiming to have stolen the items himself. One day Pip is taken by his Uncle Pumblechook to play at Satis House, the home of the wealthy dowager Miss Havisham, who is extremely eccentric: she wears an old wedding dress everywhere she goes and keeps all the clocks in her house stopped at the same time< Less
Beyond Expectations By Rene Pappone
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When Rene Pappone left the Northern Ontario mining community of Timmins in 1955 for a job in radio, he had no idea where life's journey would take him. Through a series of events, which he describes... More > with fascinating details, his career took him beyond his wildest expectations. Pappone's enthralling compilation includes his years as the son of an enemy alien during the Second World War, his action-packed days as a political journalist and his role as a federal government communications officer dealing with high profile news events. Among the prominent players along the way were Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Robert Stanfield, Joe Clark, Ernest Manning, Queen Elizabeth, and Alexei Kogygin. But the author best remembers the people who shaped his destiny - his parents, his teachers, his friends, his employers.< Less
Beyond Expectations By Rene Pappone
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When Rene Pappone left the Northern Ontario mining community of Timmins in 1955 for a job in radio, he had no idea where life's journey would take him. Through a series of events, which he describes... More > with fascinating details, his career took him beyond his wildest expectations. Pappone's enthralling compilation includes his years as the son of an enemy alien during the Second World War, his action-packed days as a political journalist and his role as a federal government communications officer dealing with high profile news events. Among the prominent players along the way were Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Robert Stanfield, Joe Clark, Ernest Manning, Queen Elizabeth, and Alexei Kogygin. But the author best remembers the people who shaped his destiny - his parents, his teachers, his friends, his employers.< Less
":Parenting - Tips For New Parents") By Alyssa Edge
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This is a book about tips for young parents such as myself and parents who are having their first child and have no clue about what to expect.
Experiences of Single - Mother Doctoral Students as They Navigate Between the Educational System, Societal Expectations, and Parenting Their Children: A Phenomenological Approach By Meshkin B AmiriRad
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Among many factors, perhaps their confidence was shaped by cultural mantras in the United States, which proclaim that this is a country of opportunity where it is possible to pursue one’s... More > dreams and “reach the top of [one’s] potential,” as one of the participants indicated. Of relevance, there are a multitude of good reasons for women to leave abusive relationships in order to reach their full potential, and this was what many single-mother doctoral students have had to do. On one hand, societal expectations are on their side, encouraging them to leave the relationship. On the other hand, when they do leave, they often experience a crippling lack of cultural, societal, and programmatic support. When they left these relationships and decided to pursue their doctorates while being single parents to their children, they were often marginalized by their universities’ doctoral programs and faculty, by peers, and by what should have been their support systems.< Less
Experiences of Single-Mother Doctoral Students as They Navigate Between the Educational System, Societal Expectations, and Parenting Their Children: A Phenomenological Approach By Meshkin B. AmiriRad
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Among many factors, perhaps their confidence was shaped by cultural mantras in the United States, which proclaim that this is a country of opportunity where it is possible to pursue one’s... More > dreams and “reach the top of [one’s] potential,” as one of the participants indicated. Of relevance, there are a multitude of good reasons for women to leave abusive relationships in order to reach their full potential, and this was what many single-mother doctoral students have had to do. On one hand, societal expectations are on their side, encouraging them to leave the relationship. On the other hand, when they do leave, they often experience a crippling lack of cultural, societal, and programmatic support. When they left these relationships and decided to pursue their doctorates while being single parents to their children, they were often marginalized by their universities’ doctoral programs and faculty, by peers, and by what should have been their support systems.< Less
The Pain Of Being Your Parent's Parent- There Is Hope! By Cynthia Bailey-Rug
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For many children of all ages, their parents expect them to be an equal- someone to confide in about marital and sexual problems, someone to cheer them when they feel down, and more. This booklet... More > will help you break free of that dysfunction in your life.'< Less
Single Parenting: How to Transition to Being a Single Parent By Anthony Ekanem
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It is fair to say that most people don’t ever expect to become single parents. And it is also safe to say that you are never really prepared for the role. However, according to U.S. census... More > records, there are more than 13.6 million single parents in the United States and the number continues to grow. It is not just women who are now responsible for the task of raising children by themselves; the number of single fathers is also increasing. As a single parent, you will be faced with a number of challenges. Some may surprise you. Others will be expected. The more information you have, the easier it will be to navigate these challenges and successfully transition into the role of a single parent.< Less
The essential parents guide to modelling By Charmaine Hayden
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The model industry is one that is often associated with grandeur and excitement, however it is one that has very blurred lines. In such a vulnerable industry if aspiring models do not know what to... More > expect may fall prey to scams or perversion. Having the benefit of a parent who knows what to look out for can be a huge aid.< Less