What's in a Name?

Meyerhoff, Michael K.
May 2012
Pediatrics for Parents;May/Jun2012, Vol. 28 Issue 5/6, p8
The article offers the author's perspective regarding name-calling and what parents should do to prevent their children from calling offensive names to others. It emphasizes that the source of bullying behavior among schoolchildren is name-calling which, the author said, can lead to catastrophes. It notes that parents should avoid sending improper message to children by saying one thing and doing the other when it comes to imparting important lessons in life.


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