Maternal personality, parenting cognitions, and parenting practices.

@article{Bornstein2011MaternalPP,
  title={Maternal personality, parenting cognitions, and parenting practices.},
  author={Marc H. Bornstein and C Hahn and Oliver Haynes},
  journal={Developmental psychology},
  year={2011},
  volume={47 3},
  pages={658-75}
}
A community sample of 262 European American mothers of firstborn 20-month-olds completed a personality inventory and measures of parenting cognitions (knowledge, self-perceptions, and reports about behavior) and was observed in interaction with their children from which measures of parenting practices (language, sensitivity, affection, and play) were… CONTINUE READING