Essays Tagged: "Parenting"

This is an essay about Steven Ozments Magdalena and Balhasar. this is a good description of how thier lives were lived given the harsh separation of Balhasars job.

h letters. In these letters one is able to uncover their beliefs about their family life, marriage, parenting, and the affects religion had on them. Although this specific couple had a unique relation ... een-century relationships shows how a sense of stability that was formed in their family lifestyles.Parenting in this time period was dealt with by different methods, which were determined by the diff ...

(4 pages) 63 2 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Attention Deficit Disorder

istening to what they're told. In the past it was thought these "bad" kids were the products of bad parenting, bad environment, or simply being stubborn, however it is now known that many of these chi ... roblem children was a biological defect inherited from an injury at birth and not the result of bad parenting. In the 1930's and '40's stimulant drugs were first used to successfully treat many behavi ...

(6 pages) 106 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Licensed to parent

rd high. It is my belief that all of these unfortunate circumstances are due to the poor quality of parenting currently plaguing our country. I believe that we have come to a point in time where someo ... solution out that some might not only call outlandish and communist, but unconstitutional; licensed parenting. The whole notion behind licensing people first in order to have a baby can be seen as an ...

(4 pages) 79 0 4.0 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The Effects of Physical Punishment to Modify Undesireable Behavior in Children. This essay explains the negative effects of using physical punishment on children.

effects of physical punishment of children's undesirable behavior. One main concern is that abusive parenting is a model that children adopt an acceptable method of parenting their own children. There ... ent will continue to encourage desirable behaviors. This leads to more effective, safe, and healthy parenting and behavior modification.

(2 pages) 163 2 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Essay on Child rearing practices !!

d skills will help your child grown into a healthy adult someday.Many parents know a lot more about parenting than they give themselves credit for. You spent years observing your own parents and other ...

(3 pages) 97 0 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Modes of Parenting: tells how the personality of a child can be directly related to the manner in which he/she is raised

d studies in my human, growth, and development course, I have learned of three significant modes of parenting: authoritarian, authoritative, and permissive. Each form of parenting, for the most part, ...

(2 pages) 167 2 4.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Informative Interview.

Green is the leading designer and creative director. Both partners founded La Pa Bebe to celebrate parenting by providing innovative, timesaving baby's dressing solutions for today's growing families ...

(3 pages) 121 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The human brain and its biomolecular reaction on alcohol.

Researchers hope that the insights will lead to new strategies that can boost the effects of human parenting in normal situations, as well as treat neglected children.An aloof, detached and withdrawn ... ts know that this assumption is false. Research shows that a number of disorders once blamed on bad parenting, actually are born of biology.It turns out, however, that a parent's care may be important ...

(12 pages) 130 3 3.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Philosophy and Parenting.

Philosophy and ParentingParenting is an art, a science, a gift, and sometimes a headache. There never seems to be e ... s." Letting the parent know that even if they do not always get the benefits of their philosophical parenting skill's others are benefiting from the parental input.This is not to say that no parent wi ... at was required was absorbed subconsciously or transmitted casually.The myth and disillusionment of parenting as an art was exposed shortly after W.W.II. America became a highly mobile society and nov ...

(8 pages) 191 0 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"Life's Obligations" explains the different stages of responsibilities we all have throughout our long lives.

Life's ObligationsAs we grow older, our responsibilities grow with it. From childhood, teenage, and parenting years, there are countless changes people go through. These changes require mental and phy ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Cultural diversity in america.

elped to start a Baptist church and put 12 children through college. With Ruth's unorthodox ways of parenting her children were, often times, put in the face of adversity. In McBride's memoir, we see ...

(4 pages) 216 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

King Lear - Shakespeare "Loyalty Within King Lear".

y and suffering, until one recognizes the error.Devotion from one's offspring is wrongly judged. In parenting, it is difficult to do what is right and wrong all the time, poor decisions will always be ...

(15 pages) 125 0 2.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Contrasting parenting styles in poems "Those Winter Sundays" by Robert Hayden and "My Papa's Waltz" by Theodore Roethke.

Parenting is intended to guide children toward an independent adulthood. Morals and lessons are deve ... the fathers work hard and believe in stern punishment, they also have several contrasting ideas in parenting that separate their respective roles as fathers.In both poems, the fathers have worked har ... anding work that shapes their demeanor.The sons on both occasions were reared in a time when strict parenting and stern punishment were accepted. Roethke recalls, "The hand that held my wrist / Was ba ...

(3 pages) 138 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

How divorces affect children in our society? By: 4.0GPA student.

gh the distress that is experienced by the custodial parent; usually the mother. If a mother who is parenting a baby or a toddler is feeling depressed about the breakup of her marriage, this depressio ...

(6 pages) 109 1 2.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

As parents, we need to understand that adolescents.

nts and teenagers becomes frail.We all know from past experiences or from families and friends that parenting a teenager is not a task in which one would call easy. In any society, teens have a natura ...

(1 pages) 65 2 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Pride and Prejudice and Frankenstein

sic pieces of literature that are worth studying. This essay will discuss the ideas and concepts of parenting in both books. While some characteristics are shared between the two, there are also diffe ... examples of parents including Henry Clerval's father and the peasant, De Lacey.The main examples of parenting in Pride and Prejudice are Mr. and Mrs. Bennet. Their presence in the novel allows for ext ...

(5 pages) 49 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


m smileB.Giving them loveC.Receiving love from themWhen actors portray parents in movies, they make parenting look like it's a walk in the park. They forget to incorporate the bad aspects of it. They ... e bad aspects of it. They make it seem like everything that happens is fun. It's not. Some parts of parenting can be fun, but others aren't. Sleepless nights, dirty diapers, going somewhere, the love, ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Us vs. Them. Compare/Contrast Essay about my parenting styles and those of my parents. Only comments made on this paper were "EXCELLENT!!!"

thing or spend every waking minute with them? How can I reach them? While there are many methods of parenting out there, stressing the importance of an education, giving the child opportunities and th ... hat I will be there for them at a moment's notice.No matter what we did or did not change about our parenting style, inevitably we are just going to screw them up. In the end they will probably end up ...

(4 pages) 230 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Punishment and Parent-Child relationships Concerning 4 year olds

that the child was interacting with his parents who strongly believed in the authoritarian style of parenting . Ten 30 minute intervals observing the child and short interviews with the parents showed ... er studies done on the same subject.-Introduction-How a parent disciplines a child is a big part of parenting. When people are asked if a child should be punished physically there are mixed views on t ...

(7 pages) 160 1 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Describe the roles of parents and carers

Maree HamblyThe expectations of males and females in parenting and caring are constantly changing. Stereotypically, females are seen as the carer and mal ... ld not happen.· However, in many aspects, our society has reinforced the traditional parenting roles for males and females. Generally, when children are sick, it is the mother who takes ... unable in earlier years. Acceptance of same-sex couples has allowed individuals to create their own parenting skills in a nurturing and loving environment, similar to heterosexual environments. Both g ...

(6 pages) 157 1 2.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays