Children essays

Children at Risk

Sexual abuse in itself is naturally disturbing however; sexual abuse among children of both genders is more disturbing than the issue itself. Sorensen and Snow (1991) reported that between 1980 to 1990, cases of child sexual abuse reported a 322% increase. Finkelhor and Williams (1988) asserted that an average of 5. 5 children per 10,000 …

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Ethical Responsibilities to Children

Taking into consideration the existing plight and alarming predicament involving children around the world, it is an undeniable fact that adults and societies have in some way failed to achieve and perform their essential ethical responsibilities. This failure has apparently resulted into notable sufferings and misfortunes among children. Additionally, because of the vulnerability of children, …

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The Impact of Media Violence on Children

Media activist Kalle Lasn (1999, p. 12-13) observes that the fundamental reason why society collectively does not worry about the effects of media on individual psychology and physiognomy is that, despite an abundant amount of research that has been conducted, there is a general lack of consensus in terms of results and findings. Nonetheless, the …

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Educating Children

Several arguments exist on the effectiveness of homeschooling versus the conventional means of educating children. The debate has gone on for a long time, and there are many still, who refute the credibility of children who were educated at home. However, upon my own personal research, I have come across some articles both on child …

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Divorce Have Long -Term Damaging Effects On Children

When parents break the news of divorce to their children, the latter’s initial reaction might vary from sadness, to extreme anger, to drawing an instantaneous conclusion that their parents’ divorce is their fault. Children deal with the losses, adjust as the best they can and they grow up trying to understand the circumstances for themselves. …

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