ERIC Number: EJ528937
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Parent Education in Popular Literature: 1972-1990.
Bigner, Jerry J.; Yang, Raymond K.
Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, v25 n1 p3-27 Sep 1996
A content analysis of child rearing articles in popular literature replicated an earlier study of "Ladies' Home Journal,""Good Housekeeping," and "Redbook." Primary topics were parent-child relationship (27%), child socialization (17%), and developmental stages (17%). Practices emphasized included androgynous, nonsexist parenting; mothers' employment; divorce; and avoidance of physical punishment. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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