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Should Parents Be Licensed?: Debating the Issues (Contemporary Issues)

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In this informative and thought-provoking collection of articles, experts from the disciplines of philosophy, psychology, psychiatry, law, political science, public health, sociology, and anthropology consider the many issues involved in licensing parents.
Paperback, 325 pages
Published March 1st 2004 by Prometheus Books (first published December 1st 2003)
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Lauren
YES! Yes they should!! But then that gets into a whole mess of what the licensing requirements should be and who approves them and who decides what makes a good parent... And how do you keep people from having children without licenses... It ends up being scary either way.
This book was a great collection of essays from several viewpoints on the topic and gave me a lot of profound over-the-(TV-)dinner-(tray-)table conversations with my husband.
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Peg Tittle has an M.A. in Philosophy, a B.Ed., and a B.A. in Literature and Philosophy (with a minor in Psychology); she is also a graduate of the Summer Institute of Film and Television.

Her books have been published by Routledge, Prometheus, Broadview, and Longman, and her essays have been published in Academic Exchange Quarterly, Humanist in Canada, The International Journal of Applied Philosoph
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