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ERIC Number: EJ529952
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0739-9863
Predictors of Mexican American Mothers' and Fathers' Attitudes toward Gender Equality.
Leaper, Campbell; Valin, Dena
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v18 n3 p343-55 Aug 1996
Among 50 Mexican American married mothers and 33 Mexican American married fathers of preschool children, egalitarian gender attitudes were related to greater educational attainment and placing lower value on competitiveness for both mothers and fathers, and to U.S. birth and holding communal values for mothers. Suggests that egalitarian gender attitudes are related to acculturation. Contains 31 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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