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ERIC Number: EJ638524
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0221
Feeding Practices and Expectations among Middle-Class Anglo and Puerto Rican Mothers of 12-Month-Old Infants.
Schulze, Pamela A.; Harwood, Robin L.; Schoelmerich, Axel
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, v32 n4 p397-406 Jul 2001
Investigated differences in beliefs and practices about infant feeding among middle class Anglo and Puerto Rican mothers. Interviews and observations indicated that Anglo mothers reported earlier attainment of self-feeding and more emphasis on child rearing goals related to self-maximization. Puerto Rican mothers reported later attainment of self-feeding and more emphasis on child rearing goals related to proper demeanor. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Puerto Rico