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ERIC Number: EJ438893
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-6664
Single Mothers and Their Infants: Factors Associated with Optimal Parenting.
Barratt, Marguerite Stevenson; And Others
Family Relations, v40 n4 p548-54 Oct 1991
Examined factors that might influence optimal early parenting by Caucasian single mothers (n=53). Results indicated optimal parenting was linked with older maternal age, fewer maternal psychological symptoms, and less difficult infant temperament. Recommends particular needs of single mother should be considered when formulating public policy. (ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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