Attitudes and opinions on corporal punishment among urban Israeli Jews.

@article{Gofin2004AttitudesAO,
  title={Attitudes and opinions on corporal punishment among urban Israeli Jews.},
  author={Rosa Gofin and Itzhak Levav and Robert E. Kohn},
  journal={The Israel journal of psychiatry and related sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={
          90-7
        }
}
Corporal punishment of children constitutes a human rights violation and has mental health consequences, yet it is frequently practiced in many countries. The objectives of this study were to identify attitudes and opinions with regard to corporal punishment among urban Jewish Israelis. Corporal punishment was defined as the means to discipline children by the use of physical force. A short battery of questions exploring attitudes and opinions on the use of corporal punishment of children was… CONTINUE READING