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ERIC Number: EJ357819
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Socialization into Parenthood: A Longitudinal Study of the Development of Self-evaluations.
Reilly, Thomas W.; And Others
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v49 n2 p295-308 May 1987
Examined change in women's self-evaluations in maternal role from before to after birth of a couple's first child. Found that a few weeks after delivery, women's average self-ratings dropped from levels during pregnancy, rebounded by one year postpartum. Examined differences between working- and middle-class women. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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