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ERIC Number: EJ416216
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Sibling Relationships in Adulthood: Contact Patterns and Motivations.
Lee, Thomas R.; And Others
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v52 n2 p431-40 May 1990
General contact patterns, obligatory contact motivation, and discretionary contact motivation were examined regarding sibling relationships among 313 urban adults aged 25 or older. Emotional closeness, sibling responsibility expectations, and geographic proximity were most important in explaining dimensions of sibling interaction. (Author/TE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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