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Value of building self-esteem?

“Young people in the 20s are “quitters” with inflated egos…parents have created such a lost and useless generation. Parents have given them too much help, robbed them of independence and told them too often they were special when, in fact, … Continue reading

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Parenting and creativity

“… having children is a time of physical creativity which displaces the need to be creative in other ways …: -Lione Sperling, author of ‘Coins for the Ferryman’ quoted in national Times 17/5/1981

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Benefits of television for children

“Only a few, privileged children enjoy constant attention. For the others, the majority, radio and television can make the difference between feasting and starving. Exposure to a flow of electronic words and images can be even more stretching than mothers’ … Continue reading

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