1 edition of Decoding Boys: New Science Behind the Subtle Art of Raising Sons found in the catalog.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 104 p. :|
|Number of Pages||40|
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Boys will follow fairly enforced rules that include consequences for breaking the rules. Where are the fathers of these boys?
Central to the process of physical maturation and the making of men is the hormone testosterone, especially its role in the shutting down of communication by boys during puberty. Puberty starts when a boy's nuts start to grow.
Strong bonding with teenage sons is essential to boost up their passions, self-confidence, and self-esteem. But surround them with their friends and it goes out the window in many cases. SK: What are some misconceptions about puberty that maybe reinforce the old attitudes about puberty — the shame, silence, lack of transparency?
I still appreciated the knowledge packed in the pages. The teenagers need to be given the necessary space to bring out themselves.
Raising teenage sons is altogether treating and steering them as per the natural principles. The chapter about having "the talk" struck me as bizarre. I learned a lot about my son and actually feel better equipped to successfully navigate the next few years with him.
I am kidding but not kidding: Unless you tell them, take a shower means you use soap, there is nothing intuitive about it and they will smell.
We would say we wish this book was around when we were teenagers, but we were too busy playing videogames, underage drinking, and lying to our parents to read.
But if you're actually hoping to get some guidance on how to deal with puberty in your son the art of raising a boy part then you're going to find it falls short.