ERIC Number: EJ272024
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Infants' Mental and Motor Development: Effects of Home Environment, Maternal Attitudes, Marital Adjustment, and Socioeconomic Status.
Poresky, Robert H.; Henderson, Michael L.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, v54 n3 (Part 1) p695-702 Jun 1982
The relationships between infants' development and their home environment, mothers' attitudes as parents, mothers' mental adjustment, and families' socioeconomic status were studied. Indices of intellectual and psychomotor development were related to home environment, socioeconomic status, and maternal attitudes. The implications of these ecological factors on infants' development are discussed. (Author/RD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Home Observation for Measurement of Environment; Bayley Mental Development Index