I wouldn't call this a proper upbringing.
His behavior spoke volumes about his upbringing.
They differed with each other on the care and upbringing of their children.
He's had a liberal upbringing.
The children had had a harsh upbringing.
Our upbringing as children impacts on how we behave.
That little girl is so polite! She must have had a very good upbringing.
The important role of teachers in the upbringing and education of children.
a middle-class/religious upbringing
He had a strict (=surowy) upbringing.
Did you have a strict upbringing?
Is it right to say all the crimes he committed were simply the resultof his upbringing?
Born in 1965, Mr Carmichael had a traditional upbringing on a hill farm on the Inner Hebrides island of Islay.
he let his wife look after their upbringing
Each person's knowledge of how to bring up a child usually comes from their surroundings and their own upbringing.