ERIC Number: EJ229879
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Birth Order, Age-Spacing, IQ Differences, and Family Relations.
Pfouts, Jane H.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v42 n3 p517-31 Aug 1980
Very close age spacing was an obstacle to high academic performance for later borns. In family relations and self-esteem, first borns scored better and performed in school as well as their potentially much more able younger siblings, regardless of age spacing. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A