Effect of Parenting Style on Child Behavior: A Qualitative Analysis

Journal of Education and Practice, ISSN 2222-1735 (Paper), ISSN 2222-288X (Online), Vol. 5, No. 26, 2014

8 Pages Posted: 28 Oct 2014

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Rashid Zaman

Lincoln University New Zealand

Muhammad Arslan

Bahria University Alumnus; Lincoln University (NZ)

R. K. Malik

Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST)

Asif Mehmood

Allama Iqbal Open University

Date Written: October 26, 2014

Abstract

Parting styles and its impact of child behavior is core phenomena of behavioral science that needs specific attention from researcher and practitioner around the globe. The purpose of present qualitative study is to explore the new trend of parenting style emerging in the society and their impact on child behaviors by using unstructured interviews trough homogeneous sampling of parents located in Islamabad and native areas. The data gathered from unstructured interviews was transcribed and processed through thematic analysis using NVivo 10 software. The findings of study reveal the notion that ultimately behavior of child depends upon parenting style and many factors contribute in shaping parenting style that may be external environment, support, love, affection and opportunities. Effective communication is the ultimately outcome that is effective among majority of parents and that can be used by parents in accessing their child behavior and adjusting their parenting strategies.

Keywords: Communication, Support, Affection, Authoritative

Suggested Citation

Zaman, Rashid and Arslan, Muhammad and Malik, R. K. and Mehmood, Asif, Effect of Parenting Style on Child Behavior: A Qualitative Analysis (October 26, 2014). Journal of Education and Practice, ISSN 2222-1735 (Paper), ISSN 2222-288X (Online), Vol. 5, No. 26, 2014. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2515069 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2515069

Rashid Zaman

Lincoln University New Zealand ( email )

Ellesmere Jct Rd, Lincoln 7647
Chrsitchurch, 7647
New Zealand

Muhammad Arslan (Contact Author)

Bahria University Alumnus ( email )

44000 Islamabad
Pakistan
+923317500173 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.muhammadarslan.info/

Lincoln University (NZ) ( email )

PO Box 85084
Ellesmere Junction Road/Springs Road
Lincoln, 7647
New Zealand

R. K. Malik

Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) ( email )

90 and 100 Clifton
Karachi, ISLAMABAD 75600
Pakistan

Asif Mehmood

Allama Iqbal Open University

Sector H-8
islamabad, Punjab 44000
Pakistan

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