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spanking

Paediatrics 
Corporal punishment, see there.
 
Sexology
(1) Striking or paddling—usually on the buttocks, often with considerable force—a submissive partner in the context of BDSM role-play.
(2) Striking a partner’s buttocks with minimal force during normal—non-BDSM—sexual activity.

spanking

Pediatrics Corporal punishment, usually of children, in which the buttocks, are pummeled, swatted, or otherwise struck. See Corporal punishment Sexology Slapping, usually of the buttocks as a part of sexuoerotic activity. See Sadomasochism.
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"The good news is, fewer parents support the use of spanking than they did in the past.
After a complaint was filed against him, Gunckel reportedly apologized to the mother who spoke to the sheriff, saying his spanking was "supposed to hurt so that he [her son] would remember not to do what he was doing anymore." Furthermore, he admitted he had used the same amount of force while punishing them that he used during punishing high school boys, adding that he did not know her son bruises that easily,(https://nypost.com/2018/10/02/principal-accused-of-spanking-students-with-paddle/) New York Post . 
Taylor, Ph.D., from Tulane University in New Orleans, and colleagues surveyed 787 pediatricians in the United States about their attitudes, beliefs, and perceived professional norms regarding spanking.
The punishment, however, would not end in spanking alone, Catu said.
Three fourths of adults agree or strongly agree with the statement, "It is sometimes necessary to discipline a child with a good, hard spanking" (Smith, Hout, Marsden, & Kim, 2015), and behavior surveys estimate that 80% of parents have spanked their child at some point during childrearing (Gershoff, Lansford, Sexton, Davis-Kean, & Sameroff, 2012).
[USA], Nov 17 ( ANI ): Parents, you may want to avoid spanking your kids, suggests a recent study.
Research has shown that physical punishment (i.e., the use of physical force with the intention of causing a child to experience pain, but not injury, for the purpose of correction or control of the child's behavior; usually spanking, slapping, or whupping) is associated with numerous negative social, emotional, learning, and health problems.
The researchers analyzed the relationship between childhood spanking and 17 outcomes, and found that 13 out of these 17 outcomes were significantly associated with spanking.
"You know, I'll tell you, in my house, if my daughter Catherine, the five-year-old, says something she knows to be false, she gets a spanking," Cruz added.
According to studies, born-again Christians are 15 percent more likely than the rest of the population to agree that spanking kids is acceptable.
The next fact is that other consequences, notably Time Out, work just as well as spanking to reduce unwanted behaviors, but without the side effects.
Jones, 44, a former primary school headmaster at Trelogan now employed as an education consultant, admitted spanking his 48-year-old wife - who is now divorcing him - last April.