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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Joanne Koch  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


-- Joanne Koch on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

The Author is a professor of English and director of the Graduate Writing Program and National Louis University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dr. Koch is the author or co-author of ten nonfiction books, screenwriter of an Emmy winning television series and the creator or co-author of sixteen plays and musicals produced around the country.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Shared Stages: Ten American Dramas of Blacks and Jews (SUNY series in Modern Jewish Literature and Culture)
ISBN: 0791472825

SUNY Press. 2007

Ten contemporary plays that dramatize the volatile relationships between Blacks and Jews in American society.

Children: Development Through Adolescence
ISBN: 0471030694

Wiley. 1983

A complete introduction to child and adolescent psychology. Includes detailed coverage of language and personality development, cognition, newborn and perceptual behavior, and all other aspects. Each chapter begins with an outline and ends with a summary, a list of key terms and concepts, and review questions.

Good Parents for Hard Times: Raising Responsible Kids in the Age of Drug Use and Sexual Activity
ISBN: 0671688006

Fireside. 1992

A guide to help parents cope with the challenges of raising children discusses self-esteem, decision making, talking to children about sex, and handling emotional problems

The marriage savers
ISBN: 069810692X

Coward, McCann & Geoghegan. 1976

Book by Koch, Joanne

Staying in touch (Families in touch series)

Parents InTouch Project. 1991

Getting to know me (Families in touch series)

[Total Graphics ;. 1989

Getting in touch with your child (Families in touch series)

Total Graphics. 1989

Older, but not old enough (Families inTouch series)

Parents InTouch Project. 1991

Earthkids Z to A

Earthkidz Records. 2001

Growing up (Families in touch series)
ISBN: B00071QQL4

Total Graphics. 1989

Speaking Engagements

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