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ERIC Number: EJ402954
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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A Cross-Cultural Study of Parents' Perceptions of Early Childhood Programs.
Carlson, Helen L.; Stenmalm-Sjoblom, Lena
Early Childhood Research Quarterly, v4 n4 p505-22 Dec 1989
Investigated parents' perceptions of early childhood programs in Kronobergs Lan, Smaland, Sweden and St. Louis County, Minnesota. Swedish parents valued government support for families and children, informal contact, and inner-directed creative materials and activities. U.S. parents valued confining activities, community-based experiences, and compliance with adult expectations. (RJC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Minnesota; Sweden