Dialogues with Mothers Author:Bruno Bettelheim Not to be afraid of our feelings--but to be guided by them. — Without telling adults "what to do," Dr. Bettelheim leads them to understand, respect, and respond to the day-to-day problems of children. The mothers whose conversations with Dr. Bettelheim are presented verbatim in this book discovered that the answers they thought out for themselve... more »s, based on their own real feelings, most often agreed with the experts. What the distinguished psychoanalyst does provide is a method for answering the most important question of all: What kind of child do I want?
"This volume is a welcome addition, bringing humaneness and knowledge to the often beset parents of the so-called 'normal child.'"--Philadelphia Inquirer« less