CORPORAL PUNISHMENT RESOURCES

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ARTICLES/INFORMATION/RESEARCH
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Another couple found guilty of murder for parenting by "To Train Up a Child"
The Examiner, November 15, 2013

Harsh Physical Punishment in Childhood May Bring Health Problems Later
What To Expect, July 15, 2012

10–Year–Old Arizona Boy Sentenced in Fatal Shooting
"A motive never has been made clear, although the boy told investigators he kept a tally of spankings. ... The boy's attorney, Ron Wood, said [the boy] made a choice that day between killing himself or killing the two men."
Associated Press, January 14, 2010

Alice Miller Library
A collection of articles, reports, and opinions written by Alice Miller.

Corporal Punishment in Schools
Policy Statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics, August 2000

Corporal Punishment in Schools
A Position Paper of the Society for Adolescent Medicine, Journal of Adolescent Health 2003. [PDF]

Discipline or Abuse?
Chicago Tribune, April 1, 2001

Guidance for Effective Discipline
Guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, offering a general overview of violence–free discipline methods.

Paddling Still An Option For Martinsville Schools
Hoosier Times, June 17, 2001

Pennsylvania Schools May Ban Paddling
The Associated Press, May 19, 2002

Questions about No Greater Joy ministry grow - child 'training' manual linked to murder of 7 yr old
Online discussion that includes links to multiple stories about the No Greater Joy ministry, February 26, 2010

Study Links Spanking to Aggression
The Associated Press, June 25, 2002

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COMMENTARY and OPINION

An Open Letter to Politicians From Alice Miller
by Alice Miller, February 2000

Breaking the Hickory Stick
New York Times Opinion, May 7, 2001

"Every Smack is a Humiliation"
A Manifesto by Alice Miller

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ORGANIZATIONS/AGENCIES
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Center for Effective Discipline
155 W. Main Street, Suite 1603
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: (614) 221-8829
www.stophitting.com
Non-profit organization dedicated to eradicating corporal punishment of children in school and at home.

Never Hit a Child
60 Longlea Court
Little Rock, AR 72212
www.neverhitachild.org

Tennesseans for Nonviolent School Discipline
P.O. Box 120156
Nashville, TN 37212
Phone: (931) 484-0103
www.forkidsake.org

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