Ronald W. Pies does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. If my daughter Catherine, the five-year-old, says something she knows to be false, she gets a spanking. Along similar legal lines, in June , the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts ruled that the state was justified in denying foster parenting privileges to a couple who practiced corporal punishment and supported spanking or paddling children.
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Why I Choose NOT to Spank my Child
Our resident advice-giver-outer Jenny True provides shouty, full-hearted answers to your niggling questions about pregnancy and parenthood in her column Dear Jenny. Warning: This is not a baby-and-me singalong, this is about yelling into the cosmos and actually hearing something back, sometimes in the form of an all-caps swear. To submit your questions to Jenny, email advice romper. While I understand why we don't spank anymore, I definitely can see why my mom spanked us, and it was always a production.
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Part of the To Spank or Not to Spank? The topic charges emotions and often sparks controversy. Parents need to evaluate their own personality and parenting styles and decide for themselves. One thing is for sure.
Part of the To Spank or Not to Spank? And that is accomplished through a comprehensive set of discipline tools. Sheep were an important part of the agricultural landscape for ancient Hebrews when the Bible was written.