ERIC Number: EJ226058
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
Sex Differences in Parent-Child Interaction Styles during a Free-Play Session.
Tauber, Margaret A.
Child Development, v50 n4 p981-88 Dec 1979
Analysis of videotapes of 145 third graders playing with a parent showed (1) that parents of girls were more likely to engage in sociable play, parents of boys in active play; and (2) that maternal behavior remained relatively constant regardless of child's sex while paternal behavior varied for boys and girls. (JMB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A