The debate continues about whether what’s best for parents is the same as what’s best for kids. We’ll talk with the authors of two new books about the pressures facing families today.

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  • Mary Eberstadt research fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University author of "Home Alone America: The Hidden Toll of Day Care, Behavior Drugs, and Other Parent Substitutes"
  • Judith Warner author of "Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety"

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