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What ancient cultures can teach us about parenting
NPR Science reporter Michaeleen Doucleff knew there had to be a better way of parenting her toddler; she just didn't expect to find it while reporting a story in a Mayan village. Doucleff soon learned that traditional cultures around the world, from Tanzania to Nunavut, have a lot to teach us about raising children — and there's much we in the West should forget. She joins Common to share insights from her new book, 'Hunt, Gather, Parent: What Ancient Cultures Can Teach Us About the Lost Art of Raising Happy, Helpful Little Humans'.