Effects of stress and social supports on mother-child interactions in single- and two-parent families.

@article{Weinraub1983EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of stress and social supports on mother-child interactions in single- and two-parent families.},
  author={Marsha A Weinraub and Bruce M. Wolf},
  journal={Child development},
  year={1983},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={1297-1311}
}
Social networks, coping abilities, life stresses, and mother-child interaction were studied in 28 mother-child pairs--14 single mothers and their preschool children and 14 matched married women and children. Questionnaires were used to measure the mothers' social network, coping abilities, and life stress; a mother-child interaction situation was used to measure maternal control, maternal maturity demands, maternal nurturance, mother-child communication, and child compliance. Single parents… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 38 extracted citations

Early problem behavior among children from low-income, mother-headed families: a multiple risk perspective.

Journal of clinical child and adolescent psychology : the official journal for the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, American Psychological Association, Division 53 • 2002
View 6 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…