Week 6 Checkpoint- Parenting Styles and Development

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Running head: PARENTING STYLES AND DEVELOPMENT 1 Parenting Styles and Development Stephen D, James PSY/210 Natasha Barnes September 30, 2011 University of Phoenix (Axia College)
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PARENTING STYLES AND DEVELOPMENT 2 Parenting Styles and Development There are three main parenting styles that a parent will use on a child. The three parenting styles are Authoritive parenting , Authoritarian parenting , and Permissive parenting . In this paper I will explain how three adults in which each were brought up by a different parenting styles might react to the change of getting older. An adult brought up under authoritative parenting would deal with growing older pretty well. They would feel more comfortable asking their doctor and others for information since they grew up in an environment where asking questions and having an open communication was normal. They would be mature about understanding what types of changes they should expect to go through. An adult brought up under authoritarian parenting would probably be the type of person
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Unformatted text preview: to go through a mid-life crisis. They did not have the opportunity to ask questions about why things were the way they were, when they were little. They didnt have a very open communication with their parents and are most likely not going to go seek out information on their life changes and try to understand it, but instead, rebel against it in their own way. An adult brought up under permissive parenting might be the type of person to go out and get a lot of cosmetic surgery as they age. They want everything to be their way and get what they want. In their childhood they most likely got whatever they wanted and if they were told no, they threw a fit then their parents would give them what they wanted. They wouldnt deal with the fact that they are aging and are no longer able to be the way they were when they were younger, mentally, and physically....
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