by Jesper Juul



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/8/2012

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : 8.5x11
Page Count : 77
ISBN : 9781477226025

About the Book

Do we really want strong and healthy children

In this essay Jesper Juul is asking not only parents but also institutions, policy-makers and experts to take a serious look at what they want with our children and youth because rhetoric and practice seem to contradictive. Jesper Juul is also making clear what a strong and healthy child is and the enormous impact it would have on our societies if we decided to prioritize mental and social health.

Woman & Mother

In this essay Jesper Juul is investigating the role and self-image of women and mothers and expresses his worries that pat of women’s mindset as well as behavior is self-destructive. The central section for parents is called “What really happens to nice girls” where the author is challenging our present values related to the education and upbringing of girls and young women.

About the Author

Jesper Juul (1948) is a family therapist, husband, father and grandfather. He is a renowned author, sought-after international speaker and the founder of FamilyLab International. Jesper Juul has written numerous books, many of which have been translated into several languages, become best sellers and must-have books for parents and educators alike. Die ZEIT: Jesper Juul is one of the twelve leading enlighteners, thinkers and visionaries. Der SPIEGEL: Jesper Juul is an “icon of modern pedagogic