The Viennese Quack, Pikachu, and Parenting with RA
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- This is a gross summary, and is meant for illustrative purposes of how parents become trapped by the "right way to parent" advice that exists. For a detailed read, see Chapter 5 of Friedan, Betty. The Feminine Mystique. New York: W.W. Norton, 1963. Print.
- See Steven Pinker's "The Blank Slate" for a much more nuanced argument that includes genetic and nueroscientific findings.
- See Judith Rich Harris' book "The Nurture Assumption" for a much more nuanced presentation of developmental studies on the role of socialization.
- Line taken from the character George Hayduke in Edward Abbey's "The Monkey Wrench Game."