ERIC Number: EJ501999
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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The Banning of Corporal Punishment.
Cryan, John R.
Dimensions of Early Childhood, v23 n3 p36-37 Spr 1995
Presents the 1985 resolution of the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) for participation in the interdisciplinary effort to ban corporal punishment. Discusses distinctions between discipline and child abuse. Reports medical and psychological effects of physical punishment, and relationships between school corporal punishment and crime. Suggests alternatives to corporal punishment, and the role of schools in promoting effective discipline. (BAC)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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