Pubmed comprises more than 26 million citations for biomedical literature from medline, life science journals, and online books citations may include links to full-text content from pubmed central and publisher web sites. I am currently working on corporal punishment in schools and its impacts on students learning can anyone of you guide me in this regard and if possible share some relevant literature with me. Corporal punishment is also a traditional method of discipline in botswana and is common in schools yet the ministry of education does not approve it poulou (2007), views classroom management as an aspect of the teaching profession that teachers.
Review of the literature regarding the short- and long-term consequences of corporal punishment on children cheng, karen o controversies continue regarding the effects of corporal punishment on children. Literature review on corporal punishment literature review on corporal punishment literature review on corporal punishment introduction historically, corporal punishment (cp) has been defined as the infliction of pain, loss, or confinement of the human body—as distinguished from financial consequence—as a penalty for some offense. The impact of corporal punishment on student's academic performance in secondary schools a case study of mbarara municipality.
Indication in literature that the banning of corporal punishment has had a direct impact on the escalating discipline problems in schools according to maphosa and shumba (2010) it has become increasingly difficult for educators to. Corporal punishment of children's in school: a critical literature review gebru gebrehiwot gebrezgabiher 1 gebreslassie kiros hailu 2 1 college of law and governance, mekelle university. Corporal punishment or physical punishment is a punishment intended to cause physical pain on a person it is most often practised on minors , especially in home and school settings common methods include spanking or paddling. Corporal punishment does not guarantee a harmful effect, but the more that children experience corporal punishment and the more frequent and severe it is, the more they are at risk for problems like aggression and depression, regardless of their cultural background.
Corporal punishment to date is the failure to recognise that it rarely occurs in isolation, and is typically combined with reasoning, threats, time-out, and withdrawal of privileges or other techniques. This reminded me, for some reason, of the numerous casual representations of corporal punishment in children's literature for most british people, dickens is the first writer to spring to mind when corporal punishment is mentioned to germans, struwwelpeter is an obvious contender. While the nature of the analyses prohibits causally linking corporal punishment with the child behaviors, gershoff also summarizes a large body of literature on parenting that suggests why corporal punishment may actually cause negative outcomes for children. Effectiveness of guidance and counselling as an alternative discipline method to corporal punishment: a case of kirinyaga district primary schools, kenya. Introduction and literature review on capital punishment capital punishment thesis/outline november 13, 2001 the controversial issue of capital punishment has intense moral implications to all those involved.
It is clear from the findings of this systematic review that legal bans on corporal punishment are closely associated with decreases in support of and use of corporal punishment as a child discipline technique. An insight to corporal punishment: a review of literature abstract corporal punishment is a highly controversial practice of disciplining a child the. Corporal punishment - any punishment in which physical force with the intention of causing the child to experience bodily pain or discomfort as to correct or punish the child's behavior (dingus & dupper, 2008. Use of corporal punishment in pubfic schools and describes circumstances in the social science literature offers extensive require the timely regular review.
The articles for review were identified using the following search terms entered alone or in combination: corporal punishment, spanking, parents, attitudes, and beliefs the terms and or were used to narrow results. The less restrictive definition of corporal punishment employed is noted in that 34 of the studies included in this review were not included in the larzelere review because of the severity of the physical punishment measure or the overly broad measure of punishment. 3 the leading supreme court case on corporal punishment in schools is the ingraham case, which was decided over 30 years ago this was at a time when only two states had banned corporal pun. In the first chapter i review the literature on corporal punishment looking at the definitions that have developed as well as research on the effects of the use of corporal punishment, in order to provide a context for my research.