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ERIC Number: EJ134170
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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The Search for Alternatives: Parental Behaviors and Children's Original Problem Solutions
Aldous, Joan
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 37, 4, 711-721, Nov 75
Observation of 60 mother-father-third-grade-child triads supplied information as to the interactional context of the children's producing novel solutions to various problems. Unpredicted cross-sex differences appeared. Mothers trying to assist their children had the effect of narrowing the children's freedom to be original. Fathers seemed to be setting standards for more originality. (Author)
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