Attitudes to Child Discipline

Published date: 
Thursday, February 6, 2014

The ISPCC commissioned research to investigate current attitudes to disciplining children amongst the general population as well as parents. This research investigates the following areas:

  • Perceptions in relation to the legality of slapping children.
  • The level of support for a ban on slapping children.
  • The availability of information on alternative methods of discipline.
  • Current methods used to discipline children.
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