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'our democratic scheme is at stake Lars Løkke Rasmussen (Prime Minister of Denmark), Duncan Lewis (Director General of ASIO),..' - Imagine for Yourself the Images a Society Has Informed or Will Inform when a Society Accepts Blasphemy as a Normative Paradigm Within its Midst.

"..I think it’s blasphemous to the extent that I can comment on someone else’s religion." Director General of ASIO, Duncan Lewis
Terror alert: Australia’s top spy chief warns rift with Muslims could weaken national security December 13, 2015 Samantha Maiden,National Political Editor, The Sunday Telegraph

“Power assertion/authoritarian parenting refers to the use of physical punishment for the exercise of material power over the child (e.g. threatening loss of privileges) ……..Numerous studies indicate that the frequent use of power assertion is associated with increased aggression by children whereas the frequent use of induction is associated with internalisation of self-guiding moral principles and display of altruistic (good) behaviour (see the reviews by Brody and Schaefer, 1982; my copy and Martin, 1983). Sigel, I. E., McGillicuddy-DeLisi, A. V., & Goodnow, J. J. (2014). Parental belief systems: The psychological consequences for children: Psychology Press.

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