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in Education, Personal Growth, Health, Business, Ecology and the Arts 

Volume 1 - No. 3 -  2013


Health and Fitness

"The dark background which death supplies brings out the tender colours of life in all their purity" - George Santayana



Parental Behaviours Make a Difference - by John Gottman

Good parenting requires more than intellect. It touches a dimension of the personality that's been ignored in much of the advice dispensed to parents over the past thirty years. Good parenting involves emotion.

So begins the introduction to John Gottman's 1997 book, Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child, that was reproduced on the New Horizons website and we considered certainly worth a further reprint, so we contacted the Gottman Institute.