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corporal punishment

Public health The use of physical punishment–beating or other form of bodily injury to discipline children and control misbehavior. See Domestic violence. Cf Capital punishment.
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They say changing the law will make it clear that physical punishment of a child is no longer acceptable in Wales.
Legislation was introduced many years ago to stop physical punishment in schools and childcare settings - now is the time to ensure it is no longer acceptable anywhere.
A higher proportion of healthcare professionals also recommended redirecting, promoting empathy, and not using physical punishment.
We now know that physical punishment of children is linked with behavioural problems and is detrimental to good relationships between parents and children.
The interrelationship among physical punishment and aggression is brought to test with the aftereffects.
Children are to be treated with respect for their person and individuality and may not be subjected to physical punishment or other injurious or humiliating treatment.
with abused young people, said any physical punishment of children by a parent or someone in a more powerful position was unacceptable.
As adoptive parents in the state of Illinois, my husband and I were required to promise not to use corporal punishment as part of the paperwork that determined our ability to adopt, and physical punishment is banned in foster care in all 50 states.
From these findings, he concluded that both students who experience very limited negative consequences and those who experience harsh physical punishment in childhood are more likely cheat in college as the result of a failure to internalize pro-social moral values.
Physical punishment is a social evil related to teaching that appears to be a major cause of the lack of education in a country like mine, i.
Children who are victims of physical punishment exhibit aggression toward other children.
A long-debated topic in recent years has been the use of physical punishment as a means of disciplining children.