Measurement of parental discipline and nurturance.

  title={Measurement of parental discipline and nurturance.},
  author={Lisa M Locke and Ronald Prinz},
  journal={Clinical psychology review},
  volume={22 6},
This paper reviews the measurement of parental discipline and nurturance over the past 20 years. Discipline and nurturance are two of the most heavily referenced constructs in the parenting research literature, but there are varying ways to operationalize them with respect to both method and content. The review considered 76 questionnaires that purported to assess discipline, nurturance, or both. The evaluation included examination of a total of 27 interview schedules that used either in-person… CONTINUE READING