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Spare the Child: The Religious Roots of Punishment and the Psychological Impact of Physical Abuse Paperback – March 3, 1992
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Thank you so much Professor Greven for your wonderful contribution. It is thanks to brilliant and courageous scholars like you that the infernal cycle of mutual sundering of our bodies and souls in the name of God and propriety may finally reach its long overdue end. I, for one, can hardly wait.
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I've experience 90% of the symptoms in this book . I'm in therapy now and hate talking to my relativesPublished on December 30, 2013 by James Langston
I used to have a job as two-year-old teacher at an evangelical church and day care center. The day care workers kept the children strictly controlled by terrorizing them with a... Read morePublished on February 20, 2011 by Bridgette Carpenter
Every parent must decide how they will deal with unwanted behavior in their children. Is the child always right? Then let them do as they please. Read morePublished on January 10, 2009 by Willy Billy
I found out about this book through the bibliography of a parenting book I enjoyed. I almost did not buy it, because I needed no further convincing that corporal punishment was a... Read morePublished on March 22, 2006 by Rebecca Allen
Mr. Greven is very intelligent. He is also very brave. I think this is a must read for every parent. He tells us why it is wrong to hit our children. Read morePublished on March 7, 2006 by Colleen McKinney