Study finds young athletes who perceive their parents as less authoritarian are more likely to embrace moral values in sport, to keep winning in proportion, and to reject cheating.

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I wonder how this fairs in a culturally different setting. For example in south Korea where there’s a bigger emphasis on education and parents can be very strict, would the results be the same? Are there many cheaters in south Korea to meet the expectation?

hamidabuddy

Yeah but that’s not how you create a Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, or Serena Williams. You need the psycho dad if you want to be the GOAT!

JRclarity123

Does this cross over to politics?

Sandpaper_Pants

File under “Apple doesn’t fall far from tree”

Chippopotanuse

Children with good parents do good things. Wow, what will science tell us next?

jdaman98