Parenting by Birth Order

Parent by Birth OrderAs any parent will tell you, brothers and sisters will compete over just about anything. Dr. Frank J. Sulloway, author of Born to Rebel: Birth Order, Family Dynamics and Creative Lives [Vintage, 1997] argues that as children grow up together, they develop opposing characteristics to avoid competing for parental resources. The more children there are in a family, the bigger the differences. While these characteristics are only part of the mixture