Spare the rod and save the child, most South Africans believe

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2009
TITLE AUTHOR(S): M. waKivilu, M.Wandai
KEYWORDS: CORPORAL PUNISHMENT, DISCIPLINE, EDUCATION, SCHOOL CHILDREN
Web link: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/review/April-2009/spare-the-road
Intranet: HSRC Library: shelf number 5743

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Abstract

A study to investigate changes in attitudes towards methods of disciplining school pupils among South Africans aged 16 years and older, was drawn from the annual SASAS between 2003 and 2006. The study also included other influences, such as religion, gender, and race on these attitudes.