The Fist Parenting Style

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“The sign of great parenting is not the child’s behavior. The sign of truly great parenting is the parent’s behavior” (30 Inspiring, 2014). People too often become caught up in the theory that children act how they want to and not how the parents have raised them. Parents often do not understand the affects they have on their children when it comes to their parenting style. They do not realize how children feel based on the way they choose to parent. Children’s worlds can completely change due to the parenting style. Parents may also not realize what type of parenting style they use, until they see each type laid out on how they act. Authoritarian, authoritative, permissive, and uninvolved parenting vary in style, but each can affect children’s lives and behavior in an unimaginable way.
Authoritarian parenting, the strictest parenting style, means “favoring or enforcing strict
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They promise that it will not happen again, and the parents fall for their lies every time. If permissive parents do punish their kids, the punishment seems minimal, such as: distancing themselves from their children or withdrawing their “love” for a period of time (Frick-Horbury & Neal, 2001). The children of permissive parents’ lack following rules because their parents allow them to escape punishments.
Having no rules set or no punishments has become a typical lifestyle for children with uninvolved parents. Having no support or encouragement happens to these children on a daily basis because these parents do not involve themselves in their children’s lives (Ballantine, 2001). They do not want to neglect their time or energy into meeting any of their children’s basic needs because those needs do not amount to the stress of paying bills, managing the house, or working. They often lack knowledge about child development, so children usually raise themselves (Morin,

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