Unformatted text preview: An adult, who has been raised by an authoritarian parent, has been subjected to harsh punishments, and high expectations. For this person, they may grow to set very high standards for themselves, and be very disappointed and angry at themselves if they fail at anything. They may also have low self esteem because they do not feel good enough for anyone or anything. A person raised in a permissive parenting household, has not been expected to either fail or succeed. This type of parenting style is not demanding and not responsive. An adult subjected to this style as a child might never set goals for themselves. They might expect everything handed to them, or possibly the exact opposite. Some people may come out of this style with great independence....
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- Spring '09
- Psychology, authoritative parenting, permissive parenting household