TITLE

Nonviolent Childrearing

AUTHOR(S)
Barbara, Joanna Santa
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Croatian Medical Journal;2005, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p850
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses various issues concerning the use of violent physical punishment in childrearing. Effects of physical punishment on a child's behavior; Response of sectors of communities with an interest in children's rights on issues of physical punishment of children; Importance of the endorsement of professional bodies for universal parenting education to prevent violence in human relationships.
ACCESSION #
18487260

 

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