ERIC Number: ED337267
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Children and Family Structures: Child and Different Relationships of Recent Family Types. Proceedings from the Fenno Hungarian Conference on Recent Family Types (Lahti, Finland, July 5-7, 1989).
Kalliopuska, Mirja, Ed.
This publication reports the proceedings of the Fenno-Hungarian Conference on Recent Family Types, which was held in Lahti, Finland, in July, 1989. The purpose of the conference was to discuss the effect of changing social conditions on the family, family types, and home education in Hungary and Finland. A series of papers was presented. Topics addressed included: (1) parental models in the life of secondary students; (2) family cohesion and adaptability; (3) relationships between parents and children; (4) development of language skills; (5) family structure; (6) the effect of social status on role behavior in families; (7) children and families engaged in sports; (8) the family as an institution of socialization; (9) the effect of family variables on the mental development of prematurely born children; (10) social participation among elderly adults; (11) adolescents' views about the family; (12) research on pregnancy, childbirth, and the mother's experiences after giving birth; and (13) role conflicts in professional families. Most of the papers are reports of research results, and many include reference lists. (BC)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Athletics, Child Development, Children, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Environment, Family Influence, Family Structure, Foreign Countries, Language Acquisition, Parent Attitudes, Parent Child Relationship, Preschool Education, Role Models, Social Adjustment
Helsinki University, Lahti Research and Training Centre, Kirkkokatu 16, SF-15140 Lahti, Finland ($30.00, plus shipping).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Helsinki Univ., Lahti (Finland). Lahti Research and Training Centre.
Identifiers: Finland; Hungary