The relation between maternal employment status and the stability of attachments to mother and to father.

Abstract

Recent investigations of the relation between maternal employment and the stability of infant attachments have implied that maternal employment introduces a stressful, unpredictable element into family life. To assess the effect of maternal employment per se, stable and changing maternal employment status were distinguished in this study. Classifications of… (More)

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@article{Owen1984TheRB, title={The relation between maternal employment status and the stability of attachments to mother and to father.}, author={Margaret Tresch Owen and M. Ann Easterbrooks and Lindsay Chase-Lansdale and Wendy A. Goldberg}, journal={Child development}, year={1984}, volume={55 5}, pages={1894-901} }