Dr Spock had the grace to withdraw his teachings when he saw the effect that they had; but the seed had been sown, and germinated. Spock influenced the way that teachers were trained and parents behaved towards their children right through the Sixties and Seventies.
Now the leading political parties are in agreement that children need a firm hand from day one, and more orthodox teaching.
Worthing, West Sussex
29 JanuaryReuse content