Discipline: Who Needs It?

Except when used to describe a branch of knowledge, discipline is something of a hot issue these days. Too often it seems to mean something that someone is imposing on someone else who doesn't want it anyway. Or one segment of society thinks of it as something that another segment lacks, while the others see it as infringing on their liberty.

For some mothers, discipline and obedience are pretty synonymous. Caught up in the "I-can't-get-him (or her) -to-bed, -wear-his-rubbers, -do-his-homework, or whatever" syndrome, they know discipline of some kind is a crying want.

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