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Children were better off before idealizing of self-esteem

American parents have been listening to professional psycho-babblers tell them how to raise children since the late 1960s. I was in graduate school at the time, and my professors thought the babblers were geniuses, sent by some New Age divinity to correct all the egregious wrongs parents had done to children since time immemorial. Children were about to enter a Golden Age in which their opinions would not only be ...

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  • Headline: Children were better off before idealizing of self-esteem
  • Publication: Family, Pages 35 on 04/03/2013
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