Corporal punishment in homes and schools

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Caning is still an acceptable form of discipline in Singapore's homes, but there could be a fine line between caning and child abuse. PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG
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This online resource was first published on August 15, 2019.

This week, The Big Quiz looks at issues surrounding crime and punishment, specifically corporal punishment.

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