The value of children to children

P B Namerow, S G Philliber
1983 Adolescence  
The data included in this paper demonstrate that the Hoffman scheme for conceptualizing the values of children applies about as well to responses from children aged 10 to 18 as it does to the responses of adults. Some of the same variables related to adult perceptions of values of children show similar relationships among children. Data are included from both mothers and children in the families sampled. Alternative wording of the questions about the values of children indicates that while
more » ... ren and mothers may be aware of the dominant cultural values, they may not have internalized these for themselves.
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