This is to inform you of two new articles on Project NoSpank.

1) "The Swedish Ban on Corporal Punishment: Its History and Effects," by

Dr. Joan E. Durrant, Associate Professor of Family Studies, Faculty of

Human Ecology, University of Manitoba--

2) "Shaken Baby Syndrome and the Death of Matthew Eappen," a letter

signed by 50 physicians specializing in the assessment and treatment of

child abuse--

Any reader who does not have access to the Web, but wants to read these

articles, should let me know. I'll e-mail you text copies.



Jordan Riak, Exec. Dir.

Parents and Teachers Against Violence in Education (PTAVE)

P.O. Box 1033, Alamo, CA 94507-7033

Tel: (510) 831-1661; Fax: (510) 838-8914

Web site: "Project NoSpank" at

PTAVE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in California


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