June 26, 2013

FAILING, FIRST AS KIDS, THEN AS PARENTS:

Why Stage Parents Push Their Kids (Maia Szalavitz, June 24, 2013, TIME)

In the first study to experimentally investigate the phenomenon, researchers say it's the unfulfilled ambitions of moms and dads that fuel their pushy parenting.


Tigers moms and sports dads, according to the investigation published in the journal PLOS One, are trying to mitigate their own failures by living through their children.
Posted by at June 26, 2013 5:23 AM
  
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