ERIC Number: ED367450
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Family-Peer Relationships: Modes of Linkage.
Parke, Ross D., Ed.; Ladd, Gary W., Ed.
This book surveys new developments in research on family-peer relations and discusses the impact of these developments on current knowledge and future research. The book's 14 chapters are: (1) "Themes and Theories: Perspectives on Processes in Family-Peer Relationships" (G. Ladd); (2) "Family and Peer Relationships in Historical Perspective" (P. Renshaw and R. Parker); (3) "Predicting Peer Competence and Peer Relationships in Childhood from Early Parent-Child Relationships" (J. Elicker and others); (4) "Familial Contribution to Peer Competence among Young Children: The Role of Interactive and Affective Processes" (R. Parke and others); (5) "Links between Adolescents' Relationships with Their Parents and Peers: Models, Evidence, and Mechanisms" (C. Cooper and R. Cooper, Jr.); (6)"Beyond Parent-Child Relationships: Potential Links between Family Environments and Peer Relations" (B. Bryant and K. DeMorris); (7) "Societal Influences on Children's Peer Relationships" (M. Cochran and V. Davila); (8) "Parents' Management of Children's Peer Relations: Facilitating and Supervising Children's Activities in the Peer Culture" (G. Ladd and others); (9) "Parents' Regulation of Children's Peer Interactions: Direct Influences" (S. Lollis and others); (10) "Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Family-Peer Relations" (C. Edwards); (11) "Peer Relations in Children with a Depressed Caregiver" (C. Zahn-Waxler and others); (12) "An Organizational Perspective on Peer Relations in Maltreated Children" (D. Cicchetti and others); (13) "Family Economic Circumstances, Life Transitions, and Children's Peer Relations" (C. Patterson and others); and (14) "Epilogue: Remaining Issues and Future Trends in the Study of Family-Peer Relationships" (R. Parke). A reference list is included with each chapter. (MDM)
Descriptors: Aggression, Attachment Behavior, Behavior Development, Child Abuse, Child Rearing, Children, Competence, Depression (Psychology), Family Influence, Family Relationship, Friendship, Parent Attitudes, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Influence, Parent Role, Peer Influence, Peer Relationship, Social Development
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 365 Broadway, Hillsdale, NJ 07642 ($89.95, cloth--ISBN-0-8058-0600-8; $36 paper--ISBN-9-8085-0601-6).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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