A conflicted Society – Psychology VS Punishment

A conflicted Society – Psychology VS Punishment             A swat is good for a kid, teaches ‘em right from wrong. This has been accepted wisdom for many, many folks for a very long period of time: punishments teach.             Abuse...

The Carrot and the Stick - The Irony of Deterrents Part #5

          This series is intended to clarify the role and the efficacy of our use of deterrents, both in our households as a parenting tool and in society as a major premise upon which we have based our approach to criminal justice. Here’s the rest of...