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The twenty-first century has brought us parenting experts on television. Dr. Phil, Nanny, and Supernanny offer parents guidance on child-rearing matters, and like their predecessors, they are both parent- and child-centered in their approach. Dr. Phil is a psychologist, but the nannies are unique among the experts in being individuals whose expertise lies in their having a lot of hands-on experience with many families, living in or spending long days with the children and their parents.