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    Really good book about how to raise kids in a world with TV

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    Although this book made me feel guilty for allowing my son a regular diet of TV from the age of 10 ish months on how else am I going to get a shower PLEASE TELL ME MR CHRISTAKIS it also provided a TON of good food for thought about the role that TV plays in family life both in terms of its potential for good and its harmful effec

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    Pediatrician and epidemiologist Christakis and economist and child development expert Zimmerman both parents codirect the University of Washington's Child Health Institute Here they analyze television's impact on children

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    I like the book's mantra the unexamined TV is not worth watching Couple of notes emphasis on that you should watc

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    This is a very interesting guide to monitoring TV viewing for your children from their infancy to teenage years As a mother of a toddler I was primarily interested in the areas that focused on the preschool years It had a lot of us

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    This book teaches about the effects of television in your home It is super comprehensive and discusses how tv affects everything from sleep early sex violence literacy development ADD prosocial behaviors obesity body image drugs and alcohol spending habits and I agreed with almost everything and I now feel that I can effectively bring the television into my home so that it can be used as a tool for good purposes rather than what I was afra

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    This book is really interesting so far I highly recommend it if you are currently a parent or are planning to become one some day The book does not glorify or demonize TV but lays out the research being done on the affects of TV on children from age 0 18Although I haven't finished reading it yet it also has a chapter dedicated to a step by step approach to using TV to educate and engage your kids

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    I got this book as swag for participating in a study on preschoolers' TV habits It's an interesting and mostly compelling look at the way TV affects children based mosly on the authors' own research It is also notable for being the first boo

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    Why did I not have this information four years ago when I became a parent If you are a parent you want to read this book The book is readable and uick and very informative on a topic I thought I had already given enough thought I was wrong and I'm glad I now have this as a reference Highly recommended

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    I think this is a terrific resource for new parents For most people living with no tv isn't realistic I found a number of helpful coping tools in here plus research on why setting limits and boundaries is so import

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CHARACTERS à eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ¸ Dimitri A. Christakis

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