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The Resource Real boys' voices, William S. Pollack with Todd Shuster

Real boys' voices, William S. Pollack with Todd Shuster

Label
Real boys' voices
Title
Real boys' voices
Statement of responsibility
William S. Pollack with Todd Shuster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Pollack follows up on his popular Real Boys (1998) by letting the subjects of that book speak for themselves about the pressures and problems of modern male adolescence." -- Booklist
Cataloging source
DLC
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Pollack, William S
Dewey number
305.23/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ775
LC item number
.P66 2000
Literary form
non fiction
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Shuster, Todd
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Boys
Label
Real boys' voices, William S. Pollack with Todd Shuster
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Listening to boys' voices -- A nationwide journey -- Moments of doubt -- Helping boys to be themselves -- Reaching out and listening to boys: a new approach -- Getting behind the mask -- The Real Boys' Voices Project -- pt. I. The secret emotional lives of boys. The secret emotional lives of America's boys: what they're really talking about -- Taking off the gender straitjacket -- The mask of masculinity and the double life: suppression and bravado -- The angst of becoming a man: coming of age -- Of two minds: having sex with girls -- The pressure to work and succeed -- Spirituality and renewal -- Bullying and teasing: fitting in and being left out : Overcoming bullying ; What if your child is bullying? ; What should boys who are bullied know? -- Sadness, depression, and suicide: sad boys or bad boys? : Is he bad or is he sad? ; How do you tell if a boy is depressed? -- pt. II. The cycle of rage and suicide. -- Traumatic violence: listening to boys from Littleton, Colorado -- The Columbine syndrome: fear of violence -- Abuse -- pt. III. Boys reaching out and connecting. Love for mother -- The dad connection -- Friendships and romances with girls -- Having male buddies -- Emotional intensity: connecting through sports -- Coming out as gay and supporting those who do -- pt. IV. Dealing with loss, loneliness, and shame. Pumping and crunching: body image and the media -- The sting of divorce -- Addictions: drugs, alcohol, and the media -- Loss: coping with injury, illness, and death -- pt. V. Boys in the world. Overcoming hatred, racism, and poverty: justice and action talk -- Music, art, and writing: boys talk through creativity -- Epilogue: Mentoring boys and creating safe spaces: a 15-step program
Control code
ocm44084127
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxv, 392 p.
Isbn
9780679462996
Lccn
00035318
System control number
(OCoLC)44084127
Label
Real boys' voices, William S. Pollack with Todd Shuster
Publication
Contents
Listening to boys' voices -- A nationwide journey -- Moments of doubt -- Helping boys to be themselves -- Reaching out and listening to boys: a new approach -- Getting behind the mask -- The Real Boys' Voices Project -- pt. I. The secret emotional lives of boys. The secret emotional lives of America's boys: what they're really talking about -- Taking off the gender straitjacket -- The mask of masculinity and the double life: suppression and bravado -- The angst of becoming a man: coming of age -- Of two minds: having sex with girls -- The pressure to work and succeed -- Spirituality and renewal -- Bullying and teasing: fitting in and being left out : Overcoming bullying ; What if your child is bullying? ; What should boys who are bullied know? -- Sadness, depression, and suicide: sad boys or bad boys? : Is he bad or is he sad? ; How do you tell if a boy is depressed? -- pt. II. The cycle of rage and suicide. -- Traumatic violence: listening to boys from Littleton, Colorado -- The Columbine syndrome: fear of violence -- Abuse -- pt. III. Boys reaching out and connecting. Love for mother -- The dad connection -- Friendships and romances with girls -- Having male buddies -- Emotional intensity: connecting through sports -- Coming out as gay and supporting those who do -- pt. IV. Dealing with loss, loneliness, and shame. Pumping and crunching: body image and the media -- The sting of divorce -- Addictions: drugs, alcohol, and the media -- Loss: coping with injury, illness, and death -- pt. V. Boys in the world. Overcoming hatred, racism, and poverty: justice and action talk -- Music, art, and writing: boys talk through creativity -- Epilogue: Mentoring boys and creating safe spaces: a 15-step program
Control code
ocm44084127
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxv, 392 p.
Isbn
9780679462996
Lccn
00035318
System control number
(OCoLC)44084127

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