ERIC Number: EJ417901
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
As the Twig Is Bent? The Myth of Child-Rearing Influences on Personality Development.
Rowe, David C.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v68 n6 p606-11 Jul-Aug 1990
Claims little factual evidence exists for proposition that child rearing styles and family environments are formative of personality traits. Contends nonintellectual traits seem to be determined instead by genetic influences and relatively specific environmental influences, most of which are particularly tied to the family or parental treatments. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A