What ‘stranger things’ can teach us about parenting
- September 28, 2016
- Research by social scientists Ashley Thomas (cog sci), Barbara Sarnecka (cog sci) and Kyle Stanford (LPS) in Psych Central, Sept. 28, 2016
Recent research from the University of California, Irvine suggests that as a culture, we have become increasingly focused on supervising children… all the time. The new study finds that, as a culture, we now consider leaving children unsupervised to be “morally” wrong, regardless of how much risk the alone-time presents to children. And, we base the risk on how morally wrong we consider the lack of supervision to be.
For the full story, please visit http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2016/09/28/what-stranger-things-can-teach-us-about-parenting/.