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Author Vazquez, Carmen Inoa.
Title Parenting with pride, Latino style : how to help your child cherish your cultural values and succeed in today's world / Carmen Inoa Vazquez.
Published New York : Rayo, c2004.
Book Cover
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 Floor2  HQ769 .V37 2004    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xviii, 266 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-258) and index.
Contents Pt. 1: The new traditionalism (El nuevo tradicionalismo). Parenting with pride, Latino style : the new O.R.G.U.L.L.O -- Raising children in a two-way street : the new respeto -- Keeping the peace : the new familismo -- Fostering friendship : the new simpatia -- Setting appropriate limits : the new obediencia. -- Pt. 2: Common child-rearing issues. The world of the preschooler : instilling O.R.G.U.L.L.O from day one -- An integration of cultures : the world from kindergarten through junior high school -- The culturally diverse adolescent : turn the stormy years into smooth sailing -- When the Latino child needs professional help.
Summary From a distinguished psychologist who is also a Latina mother, this book offers the first bicultural child-rearing approach for Latino parents. It supports families in raising their children with time-honored Hispanic values while incorporating the best that North America has to offer. Vazquez's unique parenting method, the New Traditionalism (El Nuevo Tradicionalismo), preserves classic Latino ideals, such as pride, family loyalty, and courtesy, while helping parents revise their traditional authoritarian child-rearing style, blending the best of Latino and American cultures and dramatically reducing cultural conflict in the family. Her seven steps to successful parenting are grounded in the acronym ORGULLO ("pride").
Subject Child rearing -- United States.
Hispanic American children.
Hispanic American parents.
Parenting -- United States.
ISBN 0060543019
OCLC number 53896725