ERIC Number: EJ339751
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Role Deviance or Role Diversification: Reassessing the Psychosocial Factors Affecting the Parenthood Choice of Career-Oriented Women.
Reading, Janet; Amatea, Ellen S.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v48 n2 p255-60 May 1986
Examined the relationships among career, marital, and family-role salience variables, parenthood motivations, and childhood paternal and maternal relationships for graduate-student mothers and those choosing to remain childless. Results revealed significant differences in types of motivations, levels of parental-role salience, and degrees of dissatisfaction with early paternal and maternal relationships. (Author/BL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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