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ERIC Number: EJ463019
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0965
The Relations of Mothers' Controlling Vocalizations to Children's Intrinsic Motivation.
Deci, Edward L.; And Others
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, v55 n2 p151-62 Apr 1993
Coded maternal vocalizations during videotaped play sessions of mothers and their six- or seven-year-old children. Children's intrinsic motivation was assessed by observing children's play when they were alone in a room. Found a negative relationship between maternal controlling vocalizations and children's intrinsic motivation. (MM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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