”I kjærlighedens tjeneste”: Straffens legitimitet i oppdragelse og undervisning

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Title: ”I kjærlighedens tjeneste”: Straffens legitimitet i oppdragelse og undervisning
Authors: Øystein Skundberg, Harald Thuen
Source: Nordic Journal of Educational History, Vol 5, Iss 2, Pp 17-36 (2018)
Publisher Information: Umeå University, 2018.
Publication Year: 2018
Collection: LCC:History of education
Subject Terms: corporal punishment [fysisk straff], upbringing [oppdragelse], school [skole], legislation [lover], legislation, school, upbringing, corporal punishment, punishment, History of education, LA5-2396
Description: The article attempts to show that the Norwegian attitude towards punishment as a method of child rearing and education changed character during the last half of the nineteenth century. Legal sanctions regulating and prohibiting the use of physical punishment of children was introduced, primarily in schools but much later also in the family. The article suggests that this was the result of an ideological and political development towards valorising the integrity and humanity of children, but that it was controversial to impose restrictions on parents. It also outlines four models or perspectives on the nature of children and childhood that is discernible in handbooks and manuals for parents and educators, and how these models conveyed a particular understanding of the reasoning for and the consequences of punishing children as a part of rearing practices. This influenced both parents’ values and public and political debate.
Document Type: article
File Description: electronic resource
Language: Danish
English
Norwegian
Swedish
ISSN: 2001-7766
2001-9076
Relation: http://ojs.ub.umu.se/index.php/njedh/article/view/124/93; https://doaj.org/toc/2001-7766; https://doaj.org/toc/2001-9076
Access URL: https://doaj.org/article/972d6e4283a643529f9bb65f6c12acae
Rights: Journal Licence: CC BY
Accession Number: edsdoj.972d6e4283a643529f9bb65f6c12acae
Published: 2018
Database: Directory of Open Access Journals

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