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Essay heading: A Childhood Void of Imagination: The Future of Americas Youth
 
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Parents would rather their children see a movie in which chess pieces come to life and kill people than to let their children read Hansel and Gretel. J.K Rowling said that she based the character of Harry Potter on herself and how she felt when she lost her mother, who died at age forty-five. She said that she made Harry's feelings of his parent's death "much more real" (JK Rowling website)...
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She said that she made Harry's feelings of his parent's death "much more real" (JK Rowling website). Once again you can see that parents who are trying to protect their children from sadness are doing just the opposite in fact, they are praising these stories. Madeleine L'Engle once said "because of the very nature of the world today, our children in school receive a heavy load of scientific and analytical subjects, so it is in their reading for fun, that they must be guided into creativity...
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A Childhood Void of Imagination: The Future of Americas Youth   To Kill A Mockingbird: The Influences Parents Have On Their Children   Hansel And Gretel   Hansel and Gretel remake   Some people believe that once a woman has children, she should give up her job and devote all her time to caring for them. This is because they are the ones who are able to provide the best care for their children. Others believe that a working ...   Why Children Read Harry Potter Books   do children owe their parents?   Parents Should Not Spank their Children   Parents and the Custody of Children   Parents and Children in Conflict   Children Need Parents?? Care   Should parents spank their children?   Parents Influence on CHildren   The Influences Parents Have On Their Children   Children of parents with bipoar disorder  
 
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