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Adams, Jane 1940-

Overview
Works: 23 works in 77 publications in 4 languages and 5,196 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Interviews  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3551.D374, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Adams
When our grown kids disappoint us : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives by Jane Adams( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice on how to stop taking on the responsibility of caring for and fixing a grown child's problems while addressing feelings of guilt and frustration
Seattle green : a novel by Jane Adams( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaving behind her pain, Maddy Douglas, a mail-order-bride, marries Abel Blanchard, and thus begins her headstrong obsession to find a dynasty in 19th century Seattle
Women on top : success patterns and personal growth by Jane Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm still your mother : how to get along with your grown-up children for the rest of your life by Jane Adams( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You raised your children to be independent and strong and to think for themselves. Now that they're grown, why is it so hard to let them do it? Dr. Spock didn't tell you about postparenthood, but Jane Adams does - in this warm, witty, commonsense guide to creating a close, loving, healthy relationship with your grown children. Today's postparents want a closer, more authentic relationship with their grown children than they had with their own parents. Based on interviews
How to sell what you write by Jane Adams( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tradeoffs : a novel by Jane Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good intentions : a novel by Jane Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Dutch and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 14-jarige Amerikaanse jongen heeft psychische problemen door zijn gescheiden levende ouders
Wake up, Sleeping Beauty : how to live happily ever after-- starting right now. by Jane Adams( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex and the single parent by Jane Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making good : conversations with successful men about their careers, marriages, families, ambitions, and why they "didn't come to lose" by Jane Adams( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boundary issues : using boundary intelligence to get the intimacy you want and the independence you need in life, love, and work by Jane Adams( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ADVANCE PRAISE FOR BOUNDARY ISSUES"Jane Adams gets at the heart of human relationships by illuminating the boundaries that create and sustain them. Taking on a subject that everyone talks about but few people really understand, she breaks new psychological ground in this accessible, empathetic, and original book that offers concrete assistance and wise counsel to all who struggle with the central dilemma of being human - being both separate and connected, intimate as well as autonomous, without sacrificing the self."--Edward Hallowell, M.D., coauthor of Delivered from Distraction"Understanding an
When our grown kids disappoint us : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives by Jane Adams( )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this groundbreaking book, a social psychologist who's been chronicling the lives of American families for over two decades confronts our deepest concerns, including our silence and self-imposed sense of isolation, when our grown kids have failed to thrive
Generation Boomerang( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a childhood of overprotection, overindulgence, over-everything, today's young adults are finding the real world a little too real. So they're heading back home - if they left in the first place. Generation Boomerang examines the reasons why so many of today's young adults are slow to launch. A tough economy gets much of the blame, but a peek below the surface reveals that this is a generation reluctant to give up the comforts of home. Some parents welcome having their kids remain close, but for others this means bye-bye Freedom 55! Are we raising a generation of Peter Pans who will never grow up? Generation Boomerang explores how moms, dads and grown-up kids are negotiating this new living arrangement many experts believe is here to stay."--Container. The program focuses on several families living in the Greater Vancouver area of British Columbia, along with one family in Ontario, one family in England, and one family in Italy
Emotional literacy : 45 lessons to develop children's emotional competence by Jane Adams( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nurture more confident, happy children. This book contains many well-tested lessons to build emotional skills that will help students now and later in life. It supports the teacher by providing detailed ideas for discussion, photocopiable worksheets for each lesson, and additional resources like games. Topics include: knowing myself, developing empathy, managing feelings developing social skills, and reflecting on where I am now. This a versatile resource that can be used from cover to cover or cherry-picked for the lessons that match the needs of your class."--Publisher's website
Cuando por fin tus hijos ya son mayores, y te desilusionan by Jane Adams( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sugar time : a novel by Jane Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seattle green by Jane Adams( Recording )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The myths and realities of the great American Northwest are depicted in this novel through three generations of a family as unforgettable as the city they carve out of the wilderness
Wagako ga kitaihazure no otona ni natteshimatta toki( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankrijk : het land en z'n keuken( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Dutch and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despierta bella durmiente : cómo ser feliz toda la vida empezando hoy mismo by Jane Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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When our grown kids disappoint us : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives
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Seattle green : a novelI'm still your mother : how to get along with your grown-up children for the rest of your lifeWake up, Sleeping Beauty : how to live happily ever after-- starting right now.Boundary issues : using boundary intelligence to get the intimacy you want and the independence you need in life, love, and workEmotional literacy : 45 lessons to develop children's emotional competenceCuando por fin tus hijos ya son mayores, y te desilusionanSugar time : a novel