The Case Against Spanking: How to Discipline Your Child Without Hitting / Edition 1

The Case Against Spanking: How to Discipline Your Child Without Hitting / Edition 1

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by Irwin A. Hyman Ed.D., Hyman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787903426

ISBN-13: 9780787903428

Pub. Date: 04/08/1997

Publisher: Wiley

This book offers parents and teachers constructive methods of discipline, useful for everyday situations. It documents the long-term negative effects of spanking'how it brutalizes kids and creates violent adults. Irwin Hyman, an expert in the field of home and school discipline, explains in a passionate and compelling style why spanking or hitting children is

Overview

This book offers parents and teachers constructive methods of discipline, useful for everyday situations. It documents the long-term negative effects of spanking'how it brutalizes kids and creates violent adults. Irwin Hyman, an expert in the field of home and school discipline, explains in a passionate and compelling style why spanking or hitting children is abusive, destructive, and counterproductive. He then gives common sense advice on alternative forms of discipline, which help to raise happy and emotionally stable children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787903428
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/08/1997
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
250
Sales rank:
1,059,174
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.37(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

An Alien Point of View.

Abuse or Discipline?

Why We Hit and What It Does to Kids.

Back to Basics: What You Need to Know About Effective Discipline.

Changing Your Approach to Discipline.

Rewards and Punishments.

Anger and Resentment.

Using Therapeutic Techniques.

What We Need to Do Next.

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The Case Against Spanking: How to Discipline Your Child Without Hitting 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Great parenting manual. Finally someone who did some research!