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Apter, T. E.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 201 publications in 3 languages and 11,405 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BF723.S43, 306.8743
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by T. E Apter
Working women don't have wives : professional success in the 1990s by T. E Apter( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many working women feel that their lives would be much easier if only they had a traditional "wife" figure at home. Unfortunately, rarely does such a situation exist. But how are women today actually handling the dilemmas created by their dual needs? What compromises and conditions are necessary to allow women to realize their full potential? Can women ever expect to succeed in a male-dominated society? How does this affect their children? Terri Apter, acclaimed author
Sister knot : why we fight, why we're jealous, and why we'll love each other no matter what by T. E Apter( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the intricacy, friction, and love in the bonds between sisters. Relationships between women are often freighted with a rocky mix of emotions--devotion and disregard, affection and loathing, admiration and envy--leading to anguish and confusion on the playground, in the home, and in the boardroom. A woman's experience negotiating her layered feelings toward a sister shapes her psychology as forcefully as do her relationships with her parents. By exploring sisterhoods, Terri Apter reveals their key role in understanding all relationships among women. In a series of interviews, Apter considers the many aspects of the sister relationship from birth through adulthood. The need to fight to differentiate oneself from a sister, as well as the protectiveness one feels for that same person, is explained by reference to extensive psychological and biological evidence.--From publisher description
The myth of maturity : what teenagers need from parents to become adults by T. E Apter( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parent's guide to dealing with teenagers explains how to provide guidance and support while promoting responsibility, respect, maturity, and independence
Secret paths : women in the new midlife by T. E Apter( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through detailed interviews with women in their forties and fifties, Apter presents a view of midlife as a time when women gain greater control over their decisions and a strengthened sense of their potential. She divides the women she studied into four categories: the "traditional" homemaker, the "new" career woman, the late developer, and the woman prematurely catapulted into an adult role
Fantasy literature : an approach to reality by T. E Apter( Book )

15 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altered loves : mothers and daughters during adolescence by T. E Apter( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Difficult mothers : understanding and overcoming their power by T. E Apter( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist describes the five different types of difficult mothers, including angry, controlling, narcissistic, envious and emotionally neglectful and explains how adults can still suffer from these negative relationships and how they can overcome the challenges of their complex feelings
Thomas Mann, the devil's advocate by T. E Apter( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You don't really know me : why mothers & daughters fight and how both can win by T. E Apter( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mothers and teenage daughters argue more than any other child-parent pair - on average every two-and-a-half days. These quarrels, Terri Apter shows, are attempts to negotiate changes in a relationship that is valued by both mothers and daughters
The confident child : raising a child to try, learn, and care by T. E Apter( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raising confident, motivated, and caring children is a parent's greatest challenge. Drawing on her own extensive research on children and parents, and on the concept of emotional intelligence which Daniel Goleman brought to public attention in his groundbreaking and best-selling book Emotional Intelligence, Terri Apter has created a strategy based on emotional coaching - learning to respond appropriately to a child's feelings - for parents to promote self-esteem in children. In an accessible style, with down-to-earth examples of children's lives in the family and in school, Apter shows parents how to raise a child to solve problems, to be socially active and understand others, to express feelings appropriately, and to manage emotions - all of which are crucial skills in developing confidence
Best friends : the pleasures and perils of girls' and women's friendships by T. E Apter( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruthellen Josselson and Terri Apter's many years of working with hundreds of girls and women have given them insight into the emotionally important relationships that are integral to a girl's self-image. Best Friends explores the bonds of friendship between girls and between women and the sorrows and joys they experience together, from early adolescence and throughout their lives
What do you want from me? : learning to get along with in-laws by T. E Apter( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses the tenacious bonds between in-laws, exploring the ways in which they significantly impact the health and course of a marriage, and shares practical recommendations for addressing in-law disputes and expectations
Why women don't have wives : professional success and motherhood by T. E Apter( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confident child : raising children to believe in themselves by T. E Apter( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[P]sychologist Terri Apter has createda guide based on 'emotional coaching''-learning to respond appropriately to a child's feelings."--Cover
Professional progress : why women still don't have wives by T. E Apter( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loose relations : your in-laws and you by T. E Apter( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El niño seguro de sí mismo : guía de educación emocional para la década crucial de los 5 a los 15 años ; cómo enseñar a sus hijos motivación, autoestima y seguridad by T. E Apter( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish translation of "Confident child". A guide to developing self-esteem in children ages 5 through 15
Adonis' garden by T. E Apter( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brodie's notes on English coursework : women and society by T. E Apter( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The myth of maturity : what teenagers need from parents to become adults
Alternative Names
Apter, Terri.

앱터, 테리

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Sister knot : why we fight, why we're jealous, and why we'll love each other no matter whatThe myth of maturity : what teenagers need from parents to become adultsSecret paths : women in the new midlifeAltered loves : mothers and daughters during adolescenceYou don't really know me : why mothers & daughters fight and how both can winThe confident child : raising a child to try, learn, and careBest friends : the pleasures and perils of girls' and women's friendshipsWhat do you want from me? : learning to get along with in-laws