Society for Research in Child Development
We present a study of 3- to 8-year-old children in various family types. Family type influenced some outcomes, although many measures were unrelated to family type. Additionally, some relationships between maternal attitudes about gender-related behavior differed between boys and girls, and in different family configurations.
children, gender development, family
Judith Elaine Blakemore and Craig A. Hill (2011).
Children’s Gender Development: Sibling Configuration and Maternal Influence. Presented at Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal.