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Social media harms moral development, parents say | BBC News

A majority of parents in the UK believe social media harms their children’s moral development, a survey suggests.

Just over half (55%) of 1,700 people with children aged 11 to 17 strongly agreed that social media hinders or undermines moral development.
The poll was part of a project by the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues at Birmingham University.

Researcher Blaire Morgan said some of the findings were surprising.

Read more about this story on the BBC website: Social media harms moral development, parents say I BBC News

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