British History 2:
From the French Revolution to World War II
Topic: "Majesties and Royal Highnesses"

by Laura Cenicola & Mareike Aumann

Glossary: Spare the Rod and Spoil the Child

The Victorians believed in this motto. It means that a child can only become a good and moral adult if it receives punishment, physically or otherwhise for any wrongdoing.

 

 


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