Boys of Few Words

Raising Our Sons to Communicate and Connect

Adam J. Cox

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December 23, 2005
ISBN 9781593852085
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337 Pages
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I. The Communication Divide

1. Is Your Son a Boy of Few Words?

2. Why Words Matter

3. "Why Doesn't He Talk to Me?"

4. Without Words for Emotion

II. Especially Challenging Boys

5. Encouraging Shy and Withdrawn Boys

6. Reducing the Resistance of Angry and Antisocial Boys

7. Navigating the Challenges of Learning and Attention Problems

III. How to Make Lasting Differences

8. Ten Commitments to Boys' Communication

9. Leading Boys across the Divide: Building Bridges to Social Communication

10. Working with Schools

11. When Professional Help Makes Sense

Epilogue. The Men They Will Become

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