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The Resource Love that boy : what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations, Ron Fournier

Love that boy : what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations, Ron Fournier

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Love that boy : what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations
Title
Love that boy
Title remainder
what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations
Statement of responsibility
Ron Fournier
Title variation
  • What 2 presidents, 8 road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations
  • Love that boy
Title variation remainder
what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parents expectations
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Language
eng
Summary
"Ron Fournier, bestselling author, editor of the National Journal, and former head of the Associated Press's Washington Bureau, writes movingly of the outsized and crushing expectations that come from parents and with parenting today, through the lens of his relationship with his son, Tyler, who has mild Asperger's."--
Summary
Offers a memoir that explores the parental expectations associated with modern parenting from the father of a mildly autistic boy, who learned to accept his son's condition as the two travelled to national monuments and met with former presidents
Writing style
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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10486721
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
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Fournier, Ron
Dewey number
  • 618.92/8588320092
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Fournier, Ron
  • Fournier, Tyler
  • Asperger's syndrome in children
  • Asperger's syndrome in children
  • Fathers and sons
  • Parents of autistic children
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
Target audience
adult
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what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations
Label
Love that boy : what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations, Ron Fournier
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One What We Want -- 1 Normal -- 2 Genius -- 3 Popular -- 4 Superstar -- 5 Successful -- 6 Happy -- Part Two What We Need -- 7 Grit (Bill Clinton) -- 8 Empathy (George W. Bush) -- 9 Acceptance -- History Lessons -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn928136758
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 228 pages
Isbn
9780804140485
Lccn
2015024554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)928136758
Label
Love that boy : what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations, Ron Fournier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One What We Want -- 1 Normal -- 2 Genius -- 3 Popular -- 4 Superstar -- 5 Successful -- 6 Happy -- Part Two What We Need -- 7 Grit (Bill Clinton) -- 8 Empathy (George W. Bush) -- 9 Acceptance -- History Lessons -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn928136758
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 228 pages
Isbn
9780804140485
Lccn
2015024554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)928136758

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