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The Lesbian Parenting Book: A Guide to Creating Families and Raising Children

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Written by two experienced lesbian therapists and parents, this second edition of Lesbian Parenting has been updated to reflect the contemporary cultural and political landscape, as well as current trends in parenting. Drawing on the real-life experiences of lesbian families and the latest information from family specialists, the authors present detailed, chapter-by-chapte ...more
Paperback, 424 pages
Published May 27th 2003 by Seal Press (first published 1995)
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Hannah
Feb 02, 2011 rated it it was ok
This book is well-written and non-judgmental, but I felt like it was trying to cover waaaay too much and ended up being kind of a superficial overview of everything related to parenting in general and being a queer parent. Really, the same regular-size book needs to cover lesbian family formation options, all stages of child development through adulthood and how to navigate homophobia?

I did appreciate the authors specifically pointing out that you shouldn't let Dr. Sears make you fee
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