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The family bed : an age old concept in childrearing / by Tine Thevenin ; foreword by Niles Newton ; introduction by Herbert Ratner ; preface by Marian Tompson, President of La Leche League International.

  • Thevenin, Tine
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"The Family Bed: An Age Old Concept of Childrearing advocates co-family sleeping, (either children with their parents or with other siblings) as a way to solve bed and night time problems with young children, create a closer bond within the family, and give children a greater sense of security."--Back cover.


Minneapolis : Tine Thevenin, 1976.

Physical description

xix, 189 pages : black and white illustrations ; 23 cm


First edition.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-189)


Copy 1. Donor: Family of Sheila Kitzinger.
Copy 1. Inscription to Sheila Kitzinger on title page.


  • English

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