Should Parents Smack ChildrenBut doesn¶t smacking infringe on a child¶s rights?Is it morally acceptable to use physical force to modify a child¶sbehavior?This debate is always emotional. You hear parents yelling atcameras stating that they ³
are good, loving parents
´ and that theychoose to ³
deliver a loving smack
´ to control their children. A loving smack? Is that different to a ³
loving kick in the head?
´Let¶s look at the situation rationally.