Essays Tagged: "Parenting styles"

How parents envolvement in school affects thier children's grades.

listed to be beneficial toward school achievement are directly related to the types and affects of parenting styles discussed in chapter 8. The article states that parents of high-achieving students ... -reliant" (354). Evidence for Baumrind's connection between this type of child and an authoritative parenting style can be seen in the article's advice of parental involvement to encourage better scho ...

(3 pages) 184 2 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"Parenting Styles and their Effects on Children" This essay is about the three different styles of parenting, including definitions, descriptions, and effects.

Parenting Styles and theirEffects on ChildrenEvery parent is different in his or her own way. Each o ... cts on ChildrenEvery parent is different in his or her own way. Each one has one of three different parenting styles. These are authoritarian, authoritative, and permissive styles. One's parenting sty ... rents, is a very important aspect to the way a parent interacts with their child (Edwards, Rebecca. Parenting Styles).Parents want their children to grow into socially mature individuals. It can be fr ...

(3 pages) 444 3 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


ngry or become a perfectionist. How you perceive and feel about yourself can change.Cause and EffectParenting styles during the first 3-4 yrs determines the amount of self-esteem a child will start wi ...

(5 pages) 150 0 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Classic parenting styles

Research on the web three classic parenting patterns (authoritarian, authoritative, permissive). Summarize the main points of each per ... least the 1920s.During my research I found that most psychologists today distinguish four different parenting styles. Categorizing them by whether they are high or low in parental demandingness and re ... rent do not always share the same ideas about what makes a good parent, which may lead to different parenting styles within a family.Research has shown that parenting styles strongly influence the chi ...

(2 pages) 110 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Theories on Delinquency

e delinquency; including an individual's economic background, genetic make-up, family structure and parenting styles, peer groups, exposure to violence, and lack of positive activities and role models ... Divorce rates have soared and more single parents are taking on the role of both mother and father. Parenting styles of those raising delinquents are most often permissive and is usually a result of t ...

(8 pages) 155 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Parenting Style paper for Child Psychology Class - Describing hostile and permissive parenting styles in a fictitious story.

mental influences, and live in the same town, Lemonlimeville. Everything is the same except for the parenting styles used on them. Mike's parents are characterized as indulgent authoritarian, while Ik ... wever, for all this great wealth comes a price to pay when his parents' inconsistent other style of parenting starts to come into play. The authoritarian side of his parents was highly demanding and d ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Parenting Styles in Identity - Compare & Contrast

Parenting Styles in the Development of IdentityChildren are always exploring their independence and ... ain unsure of themselves and confused about the future. For this reason, I believe an authoritative parenting style is the most beneficial factor in the formation of identity.Before we get into parent ... e more open, experience fewer problems in society, and are more effective communicators.3 Effective parenting helps children make it through the crisis stage and establish a commitment.There are four ...

(3 pages) 103 0 3.0 Oct/2007

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

Parenting Style

Parenting Style 1Running Head: Is there only one parenting style?Is there only one parenting style t ... style?Is there only one parenting style that works best for all?Attend Upper East coastSchool3/30/07Parenting Style 2According to Diana Baunrind there are four types of parenting styles which are: aut ... play influences their children development. Each person's cognitive development is affected by the parenting style their parent used while growing up. "Parents today have a variety of choices regardi ...

(4 pages) 111 0 5.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Identify three parenting styles and explain the impact of one of these styles on children's development.

In modern psychology it is a well established notion within the field that effective parenting is crucial in developing healthy psychosocial development amongst children. Psychologists ... the correlation between parent/s and child and the psychosocial development interplay which exist. Parenting is fraught with pitfalls and grey zones. There is certainly no manual that comes along wit ... zones. There is certainly no manual that comes along with the new borne stipulating right or wrong parenting approaches. These are formulated through trial and error. Baumrind sought to establish a t ...

(3 pages) 85 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Parenting Styles

ure. Even thou each one of these aspects explains different categories, they occur together to form parenting styles.Different combinations of these aspects make different parenting styles. There are ... ing styles: permissive type, authoritarian type, authoritative type and uninvolved type. Permissive parenting is high nurturance by the parents but low maturity demands and control and is low on commu ...

(3 pages) 65 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays


Works CitedPaul, Margaret. "Authoritarian Parenting, Permissive Parenting, or Loving Parenting." (2008) 20Nov 2008 <http://www.scholarlyart ... ) 20Nov 2008 <>.Cowan, Douglas. "Classic Parenting: Encouragement, Praise, Acceptance, andResponsibility." (2008) 20 Nov 2008<http://www.s ... ent, Praise, Acceptance, andResponsibility." (2008) 20 Nov 2008<>.Horbury, Donna. "The Effects of Parenting Styles and Childhood Attachment Pa ...

(1 pages) 48 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Parenting Styles - Authoritative, Authoritarian, Indulgent, Detached.

ng how parents influence children's development since the 1920's. Most researchers rely on the four parenting styles identified by Diana Baumrind. Baumrind's concept of parenting is based on the assum ... assumption that the primary role of all parents is to influence, teach, and control their children.Parenting styles are based on two aspects of parenting: parental responsiveness and parental demandi ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Child Development Case Study

ng Victoria's father. According to a recent study it is said that "with the current focus on shared parenting, there is clearly data to support the involvement of both parents in the care and nurturin ... at she has to use the potty.Some current issues that may affect Victoria are the different types of parenting styles that her parents have. Upon my observation I did notice Victoria's mother being mor ...

(10 pages) 62 1 5.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

To Have or Not to Have. 3 pages (not including title page, bibliography, or outline). Would you rather grow up with a gay father or no father at all? Explores the effects on a child growing up with a gay father.

ompared to their heterosexual counterparts, gay fathers are not markedly different when it comes to parenting styles. In fact, gay fathers seem to be much more open minded and nurturing to their child ... etrieved from ERIC database.Rivers, D. (2010). In the best interests of the child': lesbian and gay parenting custody cases,1967-1985. Journal of Social History, 43(4), 917-936. Retrieved from Academi ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays


orld. Children's and teenagers' narcissism is more directly influenced by parents than social media.Parenting is the main factor to narcissism residing in children, but social networking also plays a ... ism residing in children, but social networking also plays a part in promoting this type of vanity. Parenting fuels narcissism at the very start, before social networking sites even come into play. Fo ...

(7 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers