The title says it all. This paper discusses the impact mealtime has for children and the their social skills. It also discusses how mealtime varies in cultures. I would not say that this paper has changed how I approach mealtime with my kids, but rather it gave me a better understanding of the methods I use.

The Cultural Structuring of Mealtime Socialization by Elinor Ochs, Merav Shohet

 

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