ERIC Number: EJ439970
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Marriage and the Parenting Partnership: Perceptions and Interactions of Parents with Mentally Retarded and Typically Developing Children.
Floyd, Frank J.; Zmich, Derek E.
Child Development, v62 n6 p1434-48 Dec 1991
Significantly more negative functioning was observed during marital and parent-child interactions for parents of mentally retarded school-aged children than for parents of typically developing children. For both groups, marital quality, the parenting partnership, and child behavior accounted for up to 53 percent of the variance in parenting confidence. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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