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ERIC Number: EJ184608
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Delinquency, Corporal Punishment, and the Schools
Welsh, Ralph S.
Crime and Delinquency, 24, 3, 336-54, Jul 78
Of all types of aversive behavioral control, corporal punishment appears most apt to induce aggression. A theory relating delinquent aggression to severity of parental discipline is sketched out. It is suggested that a national effort be made to discourage use of corporal punishment as a socially acceptable child-rearing technique. (Author)
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