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ERIC Number: EJ240077
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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The Lure of Motherhood.
Gerson, Mary-Joan
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v5 n2 p207-18 Win 1980
An exploration of motivations for parenthood in female college undergraduates indicated that positive memories of early childhood maternal love, traditional feminine sex-role identification and antifeminist sympathy were the primary unique psychological variables accounting for expressed desire for children. Women from large families expressed more desire for children. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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