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Books worth reading

Paranoid Parenting: Why Ignoring the Experts May Be Best for Your Child, by Frank Furedi.
New Edition: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd, October 2008

Don’t Touch!: The Educational Story of a Panic, by Heather Piper and Ian Stronach.
Routledge 2008

Dream Babies: Childcare advice from John Locke to Gina Ford, by Christina Hardyment
Frances Lincoln Publishers 2007

Mass Hysteria: Medicine, Culture, and Mothers’ Bodies, by Rebecca Kukla
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2005

No Two Alike: Human Nature and Human Individuality, by Judith Rich Harris.
W. W. Norton and Co., 2007

Perfect Madness, Motherhood in the age of Anxiety, by Judith Warner.
London: Vermilion, 2006