What Kind of Parent Are You: Carpenter or Gardener?

by Liz Jones | November 12, 2008 8:23 pm


By Goats & Soda, Stories of Life in a Changing World (NPR)


The “carpenter” parent thinks that a child can be molded, writes Alison Gopnik. The “gardener,” on the other hand, is less concerned about who the child will become and instead provides a protected space to explore…more[1]

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Endnotes:
  1. more: https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2018/05/28/614386847/what-kind-of-parent-are-you-carpenter-or-gardener
  2. Read More: https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2018/05/28/614386847/what-kind-of-parent-are-you-carpenter-or-gardener
  3. Fathers’ Early Parenting Quality Affected by Mothers: https://dullesmoms.com/fathers-early-parenting-quality-affected-by-mothers/
  4. In Rare Case, Fired Coach Receives $50,000 Settlement from Parents in Defamation Lawsuit: https://dullesmoms.com/settlement-from-parents-in-defamation-lawsuit/

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