ERIC Number: EJ283629
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
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Parenting and Parentage: Distinct Aspects of Children's Importance.
Englund, C. L.
Family Relations, v32 n1 p21-28 Jan 1983
Explored attitudes about children and the perceived importance of children in the lives of retired couples (N=12). Interviews suggested that attitudes concerning children's importance changed over time. Wives seemed particularly conscious of the parenting role; husbands identified more strongly with the mere fact of being a parent. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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