Parenting Style

The possible influence of parenting doesn’t end at attachment. Diana Baumrind classified parenting into 3 main styles: Authoritarian, Permissive, and Authoritative. Authoritarian parenting is strict, with clear rules and harsh punishments. What the parent says goes, and the child is powerless. This type of parenting has been associated with lower social skills and reduced self-esteem in children. Permissive parenting is …

Key Terms for Development

Download a free pdf of this key terms list here: Development-Key-Terms Find explanations and examples of all of these key terms and more here: Master Introductory Psychology: Complete Edition         Erik Erikson   oral-sensory, muscular-anal, locomotor-genital, latency   adolescence, early adulthood, middle adulthood, maturity   psychosocial task   prenatal development   conception   zygote   germinal stage   …