The Resource Becoming a kind father : a son's journey, Carl Sandborn, (electronic resource)

Becoming a kind father : a son's journey, Carl Sandborn, (electronic resource)

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Becoming a kind father : a son's journey
Title
Becoming a kind father
Title remainder
a son's journey
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Carl Sandborn
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Language
eng
Summary
The macho society that held John Wayne as a role model has created an emotional wasteland where eighty percent of men are unable to accurately express their feelings, and where that same percentage feel estranged from their fathers. The stifled male, disconnected and out of touch, fills the void with apathy or anger and the toll is staggering: short unhealthy lives, ruined relationships and damaged children. This destructive behavior repeats itself in the next generation as the sins of the father continue the cycle.In Becoming a Kind Father, Calvin Sandborn aims to break that cycle. His intensely personal story is heart-searing and inspirational. Brought up to fear his father's alcohol-fuelled fury and hateful put-downs, the author buried his feelings and fine-tuned his own rage. His father's early death and the collapse of the author's marriage provided catalysts for change.Interspersing clever literary references with painful childhood memories, intense self-examination and astute observations, Sandborn provides well-researched psychological findings and self-help tips, including how to:
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Midwest
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Sandborn, Carl
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fiction
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Read by Michael Puttonen
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  • Puttonen, Michael
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  • Fatherhood
  • Masculinity
  • Men
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adult
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Label
Becoming a kind father : a son's journey, Carl Sandborn, (electronic resource)
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MWT11185961
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 02 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781927817520
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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MWT11185961
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sound
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Becoming a kind father : a son's journey, Carl Sandborn, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11185961
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 02 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781927817520
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11185961
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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