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Diana Baumrind

UNIT 2 THE FOUR (4) MAJOR PARENTING STYLES According to psychologist Diana Baumrind there are four parenting styles; Authoritarian, Authoritative, Permissive and Uninvolved parenting. Baumrind studied how these parenting styles impacted a child’s development. • Authoritarian Parenting – this type of parent is demanding but not responsive, children are expected to follow the strict rules and parents fail to explain their reasons behind their rules and might just reply by saying, “Because I said...

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Diana Baumrind

Diana Blumberg Baumrind is a clinical and developmental psychologist that specializes in parenting styles. Baumrind was born on August 23, 1927 in a small Jewish community in New York City; she was the first of two daughters born to Hyman and Mollie Blumberg. Baumrind earned a B.A. in philosophy at Hunter College in 1948. She later received her M.A. and Ph. D. in Psychology at the University of California, Berkley; she studied developmental, clinical, and social psychology. Her doctoral dissertation...

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The Parenting Style

parenting behaviours, such as spanking or reading aloud, may influence child development. Most researchers who attempt to describe this broad parental milieu rely on Diana Baumrind’s concept of parenting style. The construct of parenting style is used to capture normal variations in parents’ attempts to control and socialize their children (Baumrind, 1991). Sometime parents are fear that they are parenting the wrong way raising up their children, and that their style of parenting may have negative effects...

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Psychology Paper Parenting Styles

Parenting Styles, Discipline, and Behavioral Outcomes Many psychologists throughout history have indulged in studies related to parenting behavior and how children are affected from such behavior. The work of Diana Baumrind, which is considered to be one of the most influential and well-studied theories of parenting behavior, was the first to identify three styles of parenting (Sclafani 44). These styles of parenting are called authoritative, authoritarian, and permissive. This paper will further...

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Effects of Different Parenting Styles

from generation to generation. However, after taking Child Psychology at Trinity this summer I realized my parenting style needed some improvement. Psychologist Diana Baumrind identified four patterns of parenting styles based on two aspects of parenting behavior: control and warmth. In his textbook CHILDREN, John W. Santrock describes Diana Baumrind’s four distinct parenting styles-- authoritarian, authoritative, indulgent, and neglectful (Santrock, 2013, p. 300). This paper will examine the effects...

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categories. In the 1960s Diana Blumberg formulated 3 parenting styles based on an extensive long term study. The three main categories are: Authoritarian parenting, permissive parenting, and authoritative parenting. As a parent this topic is very important because it has become necessary to value the job of parenting. Learning good parenting skills that are valuable and useful with the progression of child development is extremely essential. Diana Blumberg Baumrind is a clinical and developmental...

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Parenting in modern world

sides: positive one- leads to a good relationship between parents and children, negative- lead to irrevocable frustration in the further life. Permissive parenting is one of the four types of parenting styles. First described by psychologist Diana Baumrind during the 1960s. This style can be described as the absence of any rules and any discipline. Adults who use it very often seem like a friend, but not like parents. They often rely on bribes of snacks, toys or activities in order to get children...

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Parenting Style

have on children. During the early 1960s, psychologist Diana Baumrind conducted a study on more than 100 preschool-age children (Baumrind, 1967). Using naturalistic observation, parental interviews and other research methods, she identified four important dimensions of parenting: * Disciplinary strategies * Warmth and nurturance * Communication styles * Expectations of maturity and control Based on these dimensions, Baumrind suggested that the majority of parents display one of...

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How Are Parents Shape Our Identity

or the Vatican. So in believing what I want to, I no longer go to church with the exceptions of Christmas and Easter. Lastly a large part of a person’s disposition is formed by the parenting style that they were brought up with. According to Diana Baumrind, there are 4 parenting styles: permissive, authoritarian, authoritative and uninvolved. Permissive parents shower their children with affection and are very lenient. Authoritarian parents are strict with their children and rarely show affection...

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Parenting Styles: Then and Now

(spanked) or both. Today we see parents praising their children more, but we also see some children raising themselves. So are these the parenting styles we expect in today’s society? There has been research on parenting styles. In the 1960’s Diana Baumrind conducted a study on more than 100 pre-school age children, in this research in this she identified four important dimensions of parenting: Disciplinary strategies Warmth and nurturance Communication style Expectations of maturity and control ...

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