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UA Researcher finds link between parenting styles, workplace behaviors

If you're having problems at work, there's a chance that your parents might share some of the blame, claims Dr. Peter Harms, a University of Alabama researcher.   "It seems cliché, but, once again, we end up blaming mom for everything in life," said Harms while laughing. "It really is about both parents, but because [...]

How your parenting style affects your child’s future

A research group led by NISHIMURA Kazuo (Project Professor at the Kobe University Center for Social Systems Innovation) and YAGI Tadashi (Professor at the Doshisha University Faculty of Economics) have released survey results showing that children who receive positive attention and care from their parents have high incomes, high happiness levels, academic success, and a [...]

Controlling Parents More Likely to Have Delinquent Children

Authoritarian parents whose child-rearing style can be summed up as “it’s my way or the highway” are more likely to raise disrespectful, delinquent children who do not see them as legitimate authority figures than authoritative parents who listen to their children and gain their respect and trust, according to new research from the University of [...]

Certain Parenting Tactics Could Lead to Materialistic Attitudes in Adulthood

Many parents may be tempted to give children all the toys and gadgets they ask for or use the expectation of gifts to manage children’s behavior. Now, a new study from the University of Missouri and the University of Illinois at Chicago found that parents who use material goods as part of their parenting techniques [...]

Why you shouldn’t be a helicopter parent

For those who have not heard this term used before, a "Helicopter Parent" is a parent who keeps a very close eye on their children at all times. A helicopter parent will shadow their child and prevent them from being to make their own decisions, or having any alone time. While these parents start off [...]