Predictors of nurturant parenting in teen mothers living in three generational families

@article{Oyserman1994PredictorsON,
  title={Predictors of nurturant parenting in teen mothers living in three generational families},
  author={Daphna Oyserman and Norma L. Radin and Eli Saltz},
  journal={Child Psychiatry and Human Development},
  year={1994},
  volume={24},
  pages={215-230}
}
Direct and indirect effects of grandparents on maternal nurturance in teen mothers (TM) living in three-generational families were explored with path analytic techniques in a sample of 107 working-class families. Perceived support from the teen's mother, grandparents' nurturance toward the baby, and the presence of the grandfather as a father figure in the home were hypothesized as increasing TM nurturance. TM nurturance was found to be positively predicted by grandparent nurturance and… 

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