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    Parenting Styles and How They Affect Children

    It may be that your parenting style has been influenced by your own upbringing in that you either bring your children up in a similar way to the way you were brought up, or you make a determined effort to bring them up differently. There is no doubt that parenting styles have a significant impact on child development and subsequently on behavior  Parenting styles are a unique and personal thing that may be adapted to suit particular situations. To categories them may be generalizing what is after all a very complex subject. But very broadly, they fall into three main areas. Authoritarian Parenting This is a very dictatorial style of parenting that usually involves strict…