"What an odd question," you may say. "Most parents feel a responsibility toward their children." But research points to a new meaning behind the word acceptance. Parents are asked to take a new look at their attitudes in terms of a child's social and personal development.
Burchinal, Lee G.
"Do Parents Accept Their Children?,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 11
, Article 3.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol11/iss1/3