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What is wrong with disciplining children?

Saturday 18 October 2014, Battle of Ideas 2014 Frobisher 4-6, Barbican Centre, London, England. Therapy Culture Over the past few decades, the idea that education and family life should be ‘child centred’ has been taken up by researchers, campaigners and … Continue reading

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Are we getting too hysterical over the Jimmy Savile scandal?

***** 5/5 The Devil amongst us? The Jimmy Savile scandal Hot of the Press Battle of Ideas 2012 Barbican Centre Saturday 20th October 2012 Since the first accusations of child abuse were made against the late Jimmy Savile in September … Continue reading

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One year on: What on earth did the riots change?

*** 3/5 One year on: Assessing the state of the nation Battle of Ideas 2012: After the riots Barbican Centre Saturday 20 October, In the aftermath of widespread rioting in English cities in August 2011, responses revealed predictable fault lines … Continue reading

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