TITLE

Why I Write . .

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;3/10/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 10, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several of the reasons why the author writes books such as "The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom about Children and Parenting" as of March 2014. Self-congratulation and financial gain are mentioned, along with immortality and allegedly misguided notions about human behavior. It states that the author's first book featured an assessment of why competition fails to motivate people in a lasting or beneficial way. Child rearing is examined.
ACCESSION #
94944586

 

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