Boys adrift: the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men

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As a family physician and research psychologist, Dr. Leonard Sax explains why the lack of motivation in American boys is occurring and what can be done to reverse the declining process.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Boys -- Education, EDUCATION / Student Life & Student Affairs, FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Education, FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General, Motivation (Psychology), Motivation in education, Psychology / Developmental / Adolescent, Psychology / Developmental / Child, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Men's Studies, Sex differences, Sex differences in education, Young men, Young men -- Education
table_of_contents The riddle -- The first factor : changes at school -- The second factor : video games -- The third factor : medications for ADHD -- The fourth factor : endocrine disruptors -- End result : failure to launch -- The fifth factor : the revenge of the forsaken gods -- Detox.
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title Boys adrift : the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men
title_display Boys adrift : the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men
title_full Boys adrift : the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men / Leonard Sax ; [with a new afterword by the author], Boys adrift [sound recording] : the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men / Leonard Sax
title_short Boys adrift :
title_sort boys adrift the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men
title_sub the five factors driving the growing epidemic of unmotivated boys and underachieving young men
topic Audiobooks, Boys Education, EDUCATION / Student Life & Student Affairs, FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Education, FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General, Motivation (Psychology), Motivation in education, Psychology / Developmental / Adolescent, Psychology / Developmental / Child, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Men's Studies, Sex differences, Sex differences in education, Young men, Young men Education
topic_facet Boys, Education, Motivation (Psychology), Motivation in education, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Men's Studies, Sex differences, Sex differences in education, Young men