Child training and personality: a cross-cultural study

Yale University Press New Haven Published In Pages: 353
By Whiting, John W.M., Child, Irvin L.


[The hypothesis of positive fixation:] "In any society, the greater the custom potential of initial satisfaction in any system of behavior, the greater will be the custom potential of therapeutic practices which involve the performance of responses in that system" (192)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
t-testNot Supportedabove .10UNKNOWNUNKNOWN