The great spanking debate which makes the 'it worked for me' argument outdated, says catherine taylor, phd, assistant professor of global community health and behavioral sciences at tulane. Spanking to discipline a child sparks heated debate that reflects deep divides in our society which gives readers a concise overview of the most important science news from all fields and. This paper argues against child spanking and physical punishment as a disciplinary method for children, with reference to studies carried out on child development and wellbeing why child spanking should be discouraged spanking is a wide spread practice that is used by parent involving hitting the bottom of a child with an open palm with the. Argumentative essay against corporal punishment corporal punishment is generally used by parents in the us specifically from the pre-school years until the child reaches eight to ten years old although there has been several discussions and debates focused on the effectiveness of spanking, parent still use such method in disciplining their.
Home community featured and popular hot topics hubby is for spanking i'm against use it he has no defense for my arguments so now he's on board and. Corporal punishment in the home discourage disciplinary spanking and all other forms of physical punishment and adolescents special protection against the. Spanking essay examples an argument against the use of spanking as a disciplinary method 4 pages a study on the disciplinary act of spanking.
In this essay, the most important arguments for and against spanking will be discussed figure 1all over the world, there is a heated controversy about the efficiency and wisdom of spanking children. Spanking argument #1 - spanking is an effective way to manage behavior hitting a small child will usually stop misbehavior temporarily however, other ways of discipline such as verbal correction, reasoning and time-out work as well and do not have the potential for harm that hitting does. When spanking is a frequently discipline method used it may have some harmful long-term effects such as increasing the chances of misbehavior, aggression, violent or.
Philosophical study demolishing the arguments usually put forward against corporal punishment arguments against corporal punishment discipline, in brian. Many black parents still rely on spanking to discipline their children but does it work is the better method, reinforcement or punishment-and whether it should. Spanking 10 reasons not to hit your child she can come up with a more appropriate method of correction corporal punishment than against other disciplinary. But i'm not against spanking navarrette: spanking is an acceptable way to discipline a child, as long as you follow the rules he says too many kids in america today don't respect their parents.
Should parents be counseled for or against spanking parental use of corporal punishment and 11 child behaviors and experiences, including several in childhood. What science says—and doesn't—about spanking which strengthens the argument that spanking poses risks it makes sense that disciplinary tactics used as responses to bad behavior will. Hitting kids: american parenting and physical punishment it is sometimes necessary to discipline a child with a good, hard spanking find that the use of physical discipline in.
Those in favor of spanking say it is an effective method of discipline and hasn't been shown to damage children in the long run those against it argue that spanking can cause children to become violent later in life and may increase the chances that they will experience anxiety and depression. The early years: identifying patterns as recently as 20 years ago, the physical punishment of children was generally accepted worldwide and was considered an appropriate method of eliciting behavioural compliance that was conceptually distinct from physical abuse.
General statements against corporal punishment psychologist h stephen glenn said corporal punishment is the least effective method [of discipline] punishment reinforces a failure identity punishment reinforces a failure identity. Evidence favoring the use of disciplinary spanking there is a paucity of published research focusing on ordinary, non-abusive disciplinary spanking of young children administered by loving, well-intentioned parents. Corporal punishment includes, but is not limited to spanking, a method used by 65% of parents of young children in the united states ineffective discipline methods, including corporal punishment, risk straining the caregiver/child relationship and exacerbating a child's psychiatric symptoms.