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ERIC Number: ED121477
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 15
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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A Progress Report: The Relationship Between Mother-Infant Interaction and Sensory-Motor Development According to Age, Sex and Social Class Background.
Curcio, Frank; And Others
This paper describes the purposes and procedures of a longitudinal study designed to: (1) relate mother-infant interaction patterns to infant age, sex, and social class; (2) relate mother-infant interaction patterns to infant sensory-motor development; and (3) to examine the relationship between infant sensory-motor development and infant sex and social class. Subjects are infants from 5 weeks to 42 weeks of age, from middle and lower class families. Data were collected by mother-infant observation and developmental testing of cognitive and perceptual-motor development. The specific rationale for the study and proposed approaches for analysis of the data are discussed. (Author/BRT)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Sponsor: Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Boston Univ., MA. Headstart Evaluation and Research Center.