Discipline: It isn't a popularity contest

Holland, Jonatha
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/10/99, Vol. 91 Issue 52, p19
Comments on parenting. The responsibilities of parenting; The role of discipline; What the goal of discipline ought to be; The hope that children will turn out well; Modeling appropriate behavior.


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