ERIC Number: EJ400251
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Children's Self-Esteem and Parental Support.
Felson, Richard B.; Zielinski, Mary A.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v51 n3 p727-35 Aug 1989
Used longitudinal data to estimate reciprocal relationship between parental support and fifth- through eighth-grade childrens' (N=338) self- esteem. Found parents' supportive behavior affected childrens' self-esteem but childrens' self-esteem also affected how much support from parents children reported. Found parents had greater effect on girls' self-esteem than boys'. (Author/CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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