ERIC Number: EJ368486
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Grandparents as Interactive and Social Support Agents for Families with Young Infants.
Tinsley, Barbara J.; Parke, Ross D.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v25 n4 p259-77 1987
Examined role of grandparents in infancy in comparative analysis of grandparent-infant grandchild and parent-infant interaction patterns. Results revealed that both grandmothers and grandfathers were active interactive and support agents, with pattern of similarities and differences in interactive style across generation and gender. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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