Spanking debate

Spanking debate

The spanking debate: For this assignment please find 2 articles (popular or research oriented) one that argues for spanking, one that argues against spanking children. After reading each article summarize the arguments of these articles, and then answer the following questions (2-4 pages expected length): Each question must be answered in the essay- 1. What was your opinion before reading the articles? 2. How do you feel about the topic now? 3. Even if your opinion did not change, which article was the most persuasive? Why? 4. Which article cited the best research on the subject? What made this research more believable? 5. Given your opinions, and what you have read, how do you feel about the proposed spanking bans as state laws i.e. California?