Father for Life: A Journey of Joy, Challenge, and Change

Father for Life: A Journey of Joy, Challenge, and Change

In this ground-breaking book, Armin Brott presents the stages of fatherhood with the same thoroughness, accessibility, and humor that have made his critically acclaimed books the most popular fatherhood guides in the country. He offers a wealth of information and practical tips, incorporating the wisdom of experts, studies about parental development, and his own extensive interviews with hundreds of fathers.

The Single Father: A Dad's Guide to Parenting Without a Partner

The Single Father: A Dad's Guide to Parenting Without a Partner

In The Single Father: A Dad's Guide to Parenting without a Partner, best-selling author and fatherhood expert Armin Brott provides single dads with the tools they need to establish and nurture a healthy relationship with their children, whether they have full custody, shared custody, or no custody.

Throwaway Dads: The Myths and Barriers That Keep Men from Being the Fathers They Want to Be

Throwaway Dads: The Myths and Barriers That Keep Men from Being the Fathers They Want to Be

Throwaway Dads is a groundbreaking book by Armin Brott, an authority on the art of being a father, and noted researcher Ross Parke. "Men want to be better dads," says Brott, "but as a society, we have wittingly and unwittingly built nearly insurmountable barriers–a kind of 'glass ceiling' that restrict men's involvement with their children and families."

The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year (Audiobook)

The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year (Audiobook)

The essential handbook for the new father, now in a hands-free audio format to fit a parent’s busy schedule. Read by Armin Brott, acclaimed author of The Expectant Father and The New Father.

Writer's Express

Writer's Express

This best-selling paragraph-to-essay text is known for its fully integrated reading-writing approach, supportive tone, and step-by-step instruction. The Writer's Express enables instructors to move from paragraph to essay writing with great flexibility. A section of 12 brief, high-interest readings prompts critical thinking and motivates student writing.

Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Controversial Issues in Family and Personal Relationships

Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Controversial Issues in Family and Personal Relationships

A collection of articles and essays exploring all sides of a number of controversial issues.

The Experts' Guide to the Baby Years: 100 Things Every Parent Should Know

The Experts' Guide to the Baby Years: 100 Things Every Parent Should Know

This book is the all-in-one companion to raising your baby with confidence, knowledge, and style, while maintaining your own sanity. The result is this wonderfully informative and entertaining guide to preparing for, welcoming, and caring for your new baby like an expert.

Sparks: How Parents Can Ignite the Hidden Strengths of Teenagers

Sparks: How Parents Can Ignite the Hidden Strengths of Teenagers

In this practical book, Dr. Peter Benson, a leading authority on childhood and adolescence, describes a simple yet powerful plan for awakening the spark that lives inside each and every young person. Sparks—when illuminated and nurtured—give young people joy, energy, and direction.

Perspectives on Argument

Perspectives on Argument

This argument book explains argument theory clearly and applies it to written, visual, and oral argument. It presents complete instructions on how to write a research paper that makes an argument. It encourages students to find multiple perspectives on issues before they decide on their own perspective, and it provides strategies for finding common ground.

Child Abuse: Opposing Viewpoints

Child Abuse: Opposing Viewpoints

This book raises such issues as: the seriousness of child abuse; how widespread it is; its causes; the responses of the legal system; and how it can be reduced. Each article is framed with an introductory note about the contributor and a series of questions to guide readers' critical thinking.

The Bedford Reader

The Bedford Reader

One of the most widely adopted composition readers of all time, The Bedford Reader continues to engage and inspire students with remarkable selections, outstanding instructional material, and a unique "Writers on Writing" feature in which 50 of the book’s writers comment on their process and their work.

Themes for Writers

Themes for Writers

An instructional text on how to structure and develop arguments in writing.

What Women Need to Know About Men's Health -- Sensitive Issues

What Women Need to Know About Men's Health — Sensitive Issues

The conditions we’ll be talking about in this brochure can influence everything from sexual and marital relations to quality and length of life. Unfortunately, a lot of these issues — particularly the ones having to do with sex or masculinity — are very hard for men to talk about.

What Women Need to Know About Men's Health

What Women Need to Know About Men's Health

Men’s health issues don’t affect only men – they have a significant impact on their family and friends too. The conditions we’ll be talking about in this brochure can influence everything from sexual and marital relations to quality and length of life.

Attention Dads: Stay Involved!

Attention Dads: Stay Involved!

Children who grow up with involved fathers do better in school and are much less likely to become teen parents or get involved with drugs, alcohol, or crime. They also manage their emotions better and are less likely to resort to violence.

Diapering for Dads

Everything you've ever wanted to know about dads and diapering.

The Importance of Fathers

Armin talks about fathers and fatherhood on Comcast Newsmakers.