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When Your Children Marry: How Marriage Changes Relationships with Sons and Daughters

by Deborah M. Merrill Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 05, 2011)

Based on interviews with married adult children, both sons and daughters, and mothers who have at least one married son and one married daughter, this book examines how marriage changes relationships with parents....


Everyday Bias: Identifying and Navigating Unconscious Judgments in Our Daily Lives

by Howard J. Ross Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 05, 2014)

Incorporating anecdotes from today’s headlines alongside case studies from over 30 years as a diversity consultant, Ross shows us how deeply rooted and relevant the discussions surrounding unconscious bias...


Writing after Retirement: Tips from Successful Retired Writers

by Carol Smallwood & Christine Redman-Waldeyer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 04, 2014)

This anthology explores the many avenues would-be writers can take to initiate a career as a published author. It is filled with tips on how to write in a variety of genres and how to connect with other writers...


Aging Wisely: Strategies for Baby Boomers and Seniors

by M. A. D. Levine Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 17, 2014)

As our population continues to age, learning how to do it well becomes even more important and benefits those who consider it thoughtfully. Aging Wisely promotes behaviors and actions that will help people age...


They Were Still Born: Personal Stories about Stillbirth

by Janel C. Atlas, David Hlavsa, Joanne Cacciatore & Marion Flores et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 16, 2010)

The stories in this book are not easily told, but for the many thousands of families each year who endure the silent tragedy of a stillbirth, they offer a welcome voice of solidarity and guidance. Janel Atlas,...


Making a Success of Marriage: Planning for Happily Ever After

by David Yount Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 16, 2010)

Experienced counselor and author David Yount offers road-tested, gimmick-free advice on topics ranging from finances and in-laws to intimacy and children to help couples build a marriage that lasts 'till death...


Growing Up with Your Children: 7 Turning Points in the Lives of Parents

by Seamus Carey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 16, 2009)

Growing Up with Your Children is a guide to the personal development of parents that is necessary to live fulfilling lives while effectively raising children. Focusing on seven critical turning points, it reveals...


Raising Children in the Military

by Cheryl Lawhorne-Scott, Don Philpott & Jeff Scott Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 08, 2014)

Military families with children face many of the everyday challenges that those families not in the military face, but they also face other challenges that the rest of us don’t. This book looks at the special...


Refeathering the Empty Nest: Life After the Children Leave

by Wendy Aronsson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 18, 2014)

Refeathering the Empty Nest shows how to manage that period of time when children are preparing to leave the family home, either temporarily or permanently, and how to move forward in a healthy, even rewarding...


Surviving Parental Alienation: A Journey of Hope and Healing

by Amy J. L. Baker & Paul R. Fine Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 04, 2014)

Surviving Parental Alienation provides parents who have been ostracized from their children with the essential experience of having their feelings understood and validated. This book offers true stories for...


Sexual Assault in the Military: A Guide for Victims and Families

by Jeff Scott, Cheryl Lawhorne-Scott & Don Philpott Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 04, 2014)

Sexual assault and harassment in the military have been a critical issue for years. Here, Cheryl Lawhorne-Scott and Don Philpott look at problems, potential solutions, and methods for addressing the subject,...


Mothers and Daughters: Living, Loving, and Learning over a Lifetime

by Suzanne Degges-White & Christine Borzumato-Gainey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 16, 2014)

The mother-daughter relationship begins before a daughter arrives in her mother’s arms, and never really ends after that. This book offers an intimate exploration of how this relationship develops and changes...


Friends Forever: How Girls and Women Forge Lasting Relationships

by Suzanne Degges-White & Christine Borzumato-Gainey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 16, 2011)

Though a woman's life and the world around them may change, it's the promise of friendship that remains an irreplaceable constant. From their biological and cultural origins to the varied manifestations of social...


Young Athletes, Couch Potatoes, and Helicopter Parents: The Productivity of Play

by Jessica Skolnikoff & Robert Engvall Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 11, 2013)

This book addresses a variety of topics regarding the nature of “play” in our society. It takes a close look at the concept of “helicopter parenting” and the impact that hyper-involved parents have upon...


Making Autism a Gift: Inspiring Children to Believe in Themselves and Lead Happy, Fulfilling Lives

by Robert Evert Cimera Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 11, 2007)

Despite new research and increased public awareness, autism is still looked at in a negative light. Most books on the subject perpetuate this notion by saying that autism is bad or needs to be overcome, rather...


The New Senior Woman: Reinventing the Years Beyond Mid-Life

by Thelma Reese, Barbara M. Fleisher & Dick Goldberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 15, 2013)

Rather than focus exclusively on preparing for retirement, this book offers the firsthand accounts of women of retirement age, the real obstacles and changes they face, and how they successfully navigate their...


Planning Your Time in Retirement: How to Cultivate a Leisure Lifestyle to Suit Your Needs and Interests

by Robert A. Stebbins Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 05, 2013)

As the greying of our population continues, retirees are enjoying more and more healthy years of retirement, and those years can be productive, enjoyable, and rewarding. This work speaks to those retirees who...


Marriage, Sex and Family in Judaism

by Michael J. Broyde, David Novak, Elliot Dorff & David Blumenthal et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 22, 2005)

Marriage, Sex and Family in Judaism explores Jewish marriage from historical and contemporary perspectives, focusing on the religious and legal concepts of marriage, and the social impact of family in the Jewish...


Fighter Pilot's Daughter: Growing Up in the Sixties and the Cold War

by Mary Lawlor Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 22, 2013)

Fighter Pilot's Daughter: Growing Up in the Sixties and the Cold War details author and Professor Mary Lawlor’s unconventional upbringing in Cold War America. Memories of her early life—as the daughter of...


Gifts from the Heart: 10 Ways to Build More Loving Relationships

by Randy Fujishin Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 17, 2002)

Helps learn, practice, and improve ten fundamental communication skills needed for any long-term relationship. Grounded in specific, manageable, and directed activities designed to immediately enhance relationships....


Viewer Discretion Advised: Taking Control of Mass Media Influences

by Jeffrey McCall Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 27, 2007)

Viewer Discretion Advised shows where our media has gone wrong and what we can do about it. Established media critic Jeffrey McCall illustrates the problems with much of contemporary media content, why it is...


The First R: How Children Learn Race and Racism

by Joe R. Feagin & Debra Van Ausdale Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 11, 2001)

This study looks into how children learn about the 'first R'—race—and challenges the current assumptions with case-study examples from three child-care centers.

Parents and teachers will find this remarkable...


Moods, Emotions, and Aging: Hormones and the Mind-Body Connection

by Phyllis J. Bronson & Rebecca Bronson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 05, 2013)

Hormone Replacement Therapy is vital for women, and there is a lot of confusion about it in both the medical community and among women. This book presents the science behind bio-identical hormones and describes...


The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption: Helping Your Child Grow Up Whole

by Lori Holden & Crystal Hass Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 28, 2013)

The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption is a guide for those involved in adoption— domestic, international, and foster, as well as those who come to parenting via assisted reproduction—as it helps readers...


The Whole Child: Restoring Wonder to the Art of Parenting

by Seamus Carey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 18, 2003)

The Whole Child is a beautifully written book combining classic philosophical themes such as wonder and happiness with contemporary parenting virtues like courage, compassion, integrity, and discipline.


One Teenager at a Time

by Kari O'Driscoll Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 01, 2019)

This book is a social-emotional education manual for middle and high school educators. The curriculum contained in this book is innovative, creative, and draws on the most current research in education, mindfulness,...


Adding Parents to the Equation

by Hilary Kreisberg & Matthew L. Beyranevand Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 15, 2019)

Are you frustrated or confused by the way math is taught to your child today? Are you tired of trying to figure out what your child is doing when they draw visuals in math? Do you want to feel smarter than a...


Education Roads Less Traveled

by Mitch Pearlstein Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 15, 2019)

Every year, large numbers of American young people who are not terribly interested in attending a four-year college reluctantly enroll anyway, effectively pressured by combinations of parents, peers, teachers,...


Behavior Management in Today’s Schools

by Edward Cancio, Mary Camp & Beverley H. Johns Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

Children enter the school doors today with many diverse needs: mental health problems, ADHD, anxiety, victims of physical or sexual abuse, homelessness, or facing some other type of trauma. Teachers in today’s...


Parenting Mindfully

by Catherine DePino Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 30, 2018)

More than ever, life in our world, nation, and communities appears insecure and unpredictable. Every day, new and disturbing incidents appear on the news that feed this sense of unrest. In our communities, people...


Families and Aging

by Patricia Drentea Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 06, 2018)

The experiences of both families and aging are changing in today’s society. Many of us are staying healthier and living longer. Because an unprecedented number of Americans will be over age 65 in the twenty-first...


The Family Link to Education

by Rex A. Holiday & Steve Sonntag Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 13, 2018)

The Family Link to Education: The Road to Personal and Professional Success is a source of information that is current and relevant for families, educators and communities that want to provide the best possible...


Of Serfs and Lords

by Richard Kelsey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 30, 2018)

This book identifies the causes of rising college tuitions. It identifies a system of policies, practices, and regulations that have converted higher education into an inefficient system that serves the interest...


Erotic Love and Marriage

by Frederick D. Mondin EdD Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 08, 2018)

Erotic Love and Marriage is written for couples who are searching to establish or restore a fulfilling sexual relationship and a meaningful and gratifying connection. Using history, everyday life situations,...


Does My Child Have a Developmental Delay?

by Sarah Vanover Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 14, 2018)

Parents can easily be confused when they suspect that their child may have a developmental delay. The family members can have many questions about the process of seeking special education support, and they often...


Your End of Life Matters

by Anne Finkelman Ziff Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 08, 2018)

Your End of Life Matters is offered at a time when people are starting to talk more about end-of-life matters. Based on the author’s own experiences and those of others she’s worked with, the book conveys...


Understanding Domestic Violence

by Rafael Art. Javier & William G. Herron Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 20, 2018)

Understanding Domestic Violence not only highlights and reexamines the different challenges that we continue to face in effectively addressing issues of domestic violence but provides innovated approaches to...


Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Children

by Teresa Gil Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 06, 2018)

Stories of mothers who survived sexual abuse as children reveal the struggles, challenges, and triumphs of this special group of women.

Unraveling the veil of silence and capturing the experiences of mothers...


Now What, Grad?

by Chris Palmer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 16, 2018)

Many soon-to-be graduates are worried about their future. They stress about whether they’ll find a job, if it will be fulfilling, whether they will earn enough to pay off their student loans, and whether they...


Mothers of the Military

by Wendy M. Christensen Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 09, 2018)

Mothers of the Military examines the distinctive kinds of support required during an increasingly privatized war, specifically material, moral and healthcare support. Mothers are a particularly key part of the...


World Class Marriage

by Patty Howell & Ralph Jones Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 16, 2010)

World Class Marriage is an engaging, practical and personal guide for relationship success written by two experienced marriage and relationship educators who share a loving and successful 30-year marriage with...


Creating Effective Transitions

by C. Thomas Potter Ii, Kevin S. Koett & Ed. J. D Christian Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 23, 2018)

This book focuses primarily on elementary to middle school transitions. This book was developed with a two-fold premise: one, that educators and parents understand the role they play in meeting the basic developmental...


Children's Dreams: Understanding the Most Memorable Dreams and Nightmares of Childhood

by Kelly Bulkeley & Patricia M. Bulkley Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 23, 2012)

Children’s Dreams teaches readers how to understand and appreciate memorable “big dreams” of childhood. The book introduces readers to the basic psychology and neuroscience of dreaming, then discusses...


Lost in Transition

by Kevin S. Koett, D J. D Christian & C. Thomas Potter Ii Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 30, 2018)

The transition from high school to college can be difficult for many students. This book shares examples of situations that students might face during their transitions and ways in which teachers, parents, administrators,...


Minimizing Transition Loss

by D J. D Christian, Kevin S. Koett & C. Thomas Potter Ii Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 02, 2018)

The transition from middle school to high school poses as one of the most challenging transitions students will make in their academic career in grades K-12. The transition from grade eight to grade posts the...


Changing the Course of Failure

by Sandra Stotsky Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 18, 2018)

The basic purpose of this book is to help policy makers at all levels of government understand that (1) widespread adolescent under-achievement is not susceptible to solution by educational interventions no...


Families as Partners

by Andrea M. Nelson-Royes Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 15, 2018)

Families as Partners: The Essential Link in Children’s Education is a useful guide for families and a resource for education professionals who want to promote increased parental involvement at home and school....


50 After 50

by Maria Leonard Olsen Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 08, 2018)

At age 50, Maria Leonard Olsen drank her way out of my 25-year marriage. She had, against advice, put all her eggs in the motherhood basket, willfully derailing her successful law career. As teenagers, her precious...


Parental Death

by Michelle Shreeve Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 17, 2018)

According to a recent U.S. census, approximately 2.5 million children under the age of eighteen have experienced the death of a parent. Losing a parent at such a young age can have devastating consequences....


Getting Your Child Ready for Kindergarten

by Kristen J. Amundson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 06, 2018)

Kindergarten is no longer just a time when children play and sit in a circle. Today’s kindergarten students are exposed to a much more academic curriculum. So what should children know and be able to do so...