Describe how large to very large families(6 and more children per

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    gmwilliamsposted 3 years ago

    family) is totally unfair to the oldest child?  What do you think about parents who have large and very families, knowing that they cannot effectively raise and give the prerequisite individualized parental attention to each child which result in having the oldest child be assigned to be a surrogate parent, giving up their childhood and adolescence?  If you are the oldest child, how did you feel about raising your younger siblings and how did it infuence you regarding your own life and the number of children you decide to have?