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Dignity

It's All About Dignity
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Dignity is a two-faceted concept. On the one hand, it is used as an infinite concept, the highest human value, which suggests that both infant and adult have equal values. On the other hand, it is finite, always changing value (my dignity is always either increasing or decreasing), which we call “human price.” Dignity and […]

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Parenting – Dignity vs. Self-esteem

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The word dignity became more popular recently. Yet, there is no precise and simple definition to it. Many experts though mention its closest neighbor – self-esteem. What is the relation between these two terms? How does knowing the difference impact parenting skills?

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Dignity Quest

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What is the noise out there? Your three year old fights with your five year old? What are they fighting about? Are they fighting over a toy? No, they fight over who is more important, more significant, who is worthier and by how much.

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The Image of Dignity

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In order to find an answer to the question “what is dignity?” I was looking for the most relevant image. One day the image of a diamond came to mind. Imagine hills of stones containing uncut diamonds in a diamond mine. They are diamonds in the rough. Yet, each of them has potential value. It […]

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Teen Age Test

By S.Soloveychik
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There is another time to be patient, and that is when children are teenagers.  The trouble with this age is in fact that it is difficult not only for adults but also for the adolescents as well.  Childhood can be compared to good health.  Adolescence is like an illness.  Teenagers are not well physically because […]

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Junk Food for Thought

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Junk food is pervasive in modern society. Preservatives abound, our junk food has a longer shelf life and lasts longer than many marriages. Sad to say, our language has also become fast foodish. The intent of this article is to take the time to ponder deep thoughts and ideals which are ignored by the majority […]

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It’s All About Dignity

Introductory Notes

This is it. The idea was tormenting, agonising, and, finally, is rupturing: the idea that the concept of dignity is desperately lacking attention and deserves recognition of the public. No one seems to be interested. The Wikipedia editors were arguing a lot and finally resumed with the statements that dignity is related to politics and […]

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Dignity, wikipedia version

It's All About Dignity

Each person has a sense of worth or value, sense of the price of his personality, his dignity. Who am I? Am I worthy? What is my value? How much do I cost? What is my real price? What is my true value? What is the truth about me?…

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While Threatening a Child

Articles for parents

It is easy to be a silent advocate of a child who is threatened by her mom, especially when we witness it in public. Desire to blame comes naturally because the scene is nasty and we don’t want our peace to be disturbed by another parent’s experience. We become indignant and accuse in our minds […]

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