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Unformatted text preview: than the other children. This overload could lead to psychological problems. He believed youngest children would lack any need to take responsibility for themselves or others and therefore would have issues related to this lacking. Birth order theories have developed over time and expand upon and alter these ideas. It is believed that being and older child they bear the role of protector and provider and are more responsible in their lives in general. They usually are labeled the "good" child and follow the rules. They set the examples for younger children. They are usually the leaders and possess great ambition. Middle children have a difficult time trying to figure out who they are and what their role is within the family....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2012 for the course ENG Eng135 taught by Professor Dean during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Addison.
- Spring '11