ERIC Number: EJ580874
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Parent-Toddler Play with Feminine Toys: Are All Dolls the Same?
Caldera, Yvonne M.; Sciaraffa, Mary A.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v39 n9/10 p657-68 Nov 1998
Studies specific play behaviors of parents and toddlers when playing with baby dolls and a clown as indices of gender-role socialization by parents. The clown and dolls elicited different play behaviors from both the parents and toddlers. Same sex parent/toddler dyads engaged in different types of play from opposite-sex dyads. (MMU)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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