ERIC Number: EJ588692
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Relationship of Order and Number of Siblings to Perceived Parental Attitudes in Childhood.
Kitamura, Toshinori; Sugawara, Masumi; Shima, Satoru; Toda, Mari A.
Journal of Social Psychology, v138 n3 p342-50 Jun 1998
Explores the relationship between numbers and sexes of siblings and perceived rearing practices. Uses the Parental Bonding Instrument to rate responses of 1,145 pregnant Japanese women. Determines participants with more older sisters felt their parents were less caring; participants with more brothers, specifically younger, saw their parents as less overprotective. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Japan