for Successful Step-Parenting: A The proper way to apply rules and discipline is another major challenge that has far‑reaching consequences, far beyond the immediate family. As a society, we are losing our children because they aren't being parented properly, warn the the authors. Has everyone been taken captive by the permissiveness of the twenty-first century? Are parents under a spell cast by children who want us to believe that their creative spirit and thinking will be forever damaged if they are confined to social mores?
Written in a non-apologetic voice, 8 Strategies for Successful Step-Parenting present strong and specific direction for handling common problems. This book will empower readers to take up their new challenge of step-parenting with common sense, firmness and compassion; but most of all, with greater self-knowledge the best strategy for success in any important task.